19 juillet 2014

A mid 17th century German silver and parcel-gilt covered beaker on three ball feet by Franz Finsinger, Leipzig

A mid 17th century German silver and parcel-gilt covered beaker on three ball feet by Franz Finsinger, Leipzig, third quarter of 17th century. Photo Bonhams The sides embossed with three oval panels each depicting a profile of a monarch in profile and engraved "IOH GEORG 1 - 111 D. SAX", with pendant fruit between, the separate pull-off cover embossed and chased with elongated oval panels of rural scenes and fruit, applied with a ball finial, height 15cm, weight 6.5oz. Estimate £2,000 - 2,200 (€2,500 - 2,800) Bonhams.... [Lire la suite]

18 juin 2014

A mid-17th century German silver and parcel-gilt covered beaker on three ball feet by Franz Finsinger, Leipzig third quarter of

A mid-17th century German silver and parcel-gilt covered beaker on three ball feet by Franz Finsinger, Leipzig, third quarter of 17th century. Photo Bonhams. The sides embossed with three oval panels each depicting a profile of a monarch in profile and engraved "IOH GEORG 1 - 111 D. SAX", with pendant fruit between, the separate pull-off cover embossed and chased with elongated oval panels of rural scenes and fruit, applied with a ball finial, height 15cm, weight 6.5oz. Estimate £3,000 - 3,500 (€3,700 - 4,400). Unsold Bonhams.... [Lire la suite]