Two Dutch Silver Goblets with Associated Neresheimer & Söhne German Silver Figural Bell, late 19th century
    Marks to goblets: (Minerva), (lion rampant-1), (930/1000), (Hollandse Leeuw), (maker's mark)
    Marks to bell: (lion rampant), (n), (pineapple), (BI)
    5-3/4 inches high (14.6 cm) (tallest, goblet)
    10.3 troy ounces

    The lot comprising a near pair of Dutch goblets, each with everted floriform rim, beaded collar to neck, country scenery framed in scrollwork, spherical lower section, raised on three scrolled legs; a Neresheimer & Söhne German Silver bell surmounted by a sculptural finial of Mercury modeled after Giambologna, body acid etched with ships, with chased foliate trim to rim.

    Note: Goblets bear Victorian importation marks into London, circa 1887; bell bears British importation marks into Chester after 1904.

    Property from the Personal Collection of Shirley Temple Black

    Condition Report*:

    Some warping and cracking to floriform rim, visible seam marks to goblets, light nicking, with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.  

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    6th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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