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Lot 579 Dα

A rare Zittau silver beaker

Decorative Arts  19.11.2021, 11:00 - 19.11.2021, 20:00

Estimate: 3.000 € - 3.500 €
Result: 5.000 €

A rare Zittau silver beaker

Round scalloped base with repoussé shellwork and flowerheads amid fluting. The waisted cup with corresponding decor on a dotted ground, the rim engraved with scrollwork. The finial formed as a horseman. 22.5 cm, weight 315 g.
Marks presumably those of Johann Martin Schmutzler, circa 1730 - 40.