Lot 69. A German parcel-gilt silver glass cooler, Johann Friedrich Breuer, Augsburg, 1703-1707; 31.5cm, 12 1/2in high; 273gr, 8oz 15dwt. Estimate 25,000 — 40,000 GBP. Lot sold 31,250 GBP. © Sotheby's 2017

lion mask and drop ring handles on ball and lion paw supports, applied with female masks below Régence ornament, centred inside with a vacant cartouche enclosed by hatched strapwork and leaves.

ExhibitedKlaus Pechstein et al. Deutsche Goldschmiedekunst vom 15. Bis um 20 Jahrhundert Aus Dem Germanischen Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, 1987 no. 84

Sotheby's. From Earth to Fire, London, 4 May 2017