London, South Kensington
26 November 2003
An 18th Century Swedish Silver Beaker
Mark of Aron Wangstelius, Torshalla, circa 1770
the tapering circular section beaker engraved with three stylised drapery and foliate scroll cartouches, each engraved with initials, supported on a parcel-gilt spreading foot with rocaille and bead motifs - 20.2cm. (8in.) high, 15oz.
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A slightly larger beaker of 1777 by the same maker was offered at Christie's London 13 February 1957, lot 17.
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