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Continental Silver Gilt Repousse Tankard

Auction:
2332
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$11,750$10,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Silver Gilt Repousse Tankard, likely German, 18th century, ovoid, with flattened lid engraved with crowned monogram within acanthus surround, cast ear handle with repousse ball thumb piece, body chased and embossed with florals, leafy scrolls, and fruits, on three paw and ball feet, ht. 8 in., approx. 31 troy oz.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Acanthus, Drinkware, Native American culture, Sports, Tankard

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