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    A German Silver Covered Cup

    Unknown maker, Germany
    19th century
    Silver, rock crystal, lapis lazuli
    Marks: N, 13, (rubbed mark)
    9 inches high
    8.1 ounces (gross)

    In the 17th century style, the globular cup with repoussé mask and floral decoration centering reserved repoussé panels of village scenes within scrolls, the masks with rock crystal beads at mouth; the cover with band of repoussé cherub and scroll decoration and scrolled knop; raised on tree trunk stem wrapped with vine with lapis lazuli leaves; repoussé base.


    Condition Report*: losses lapis leaves; one scroll of knop missing; minor denting.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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