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Dutch Silver Wedding Cup with Renaissance Lady

Dutch Silver Wedding Cup with Renaissance Lady


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Pre 1960: Item # 1336821

Please refer to our stock # BM649 when inquiring.
 $595.00
2016 Holiday Sale
Listed Price $850.00
 
Dutch 934 silver wedding (or wager) cup. Sixteenth-century lady with raised head and hair tied in chignon. Tightly fitting bodice over bosomy figure. Bell skirt has chased strapwork and foliage on stippled ground as well as engraved palmettes and lozenge pattern. Raised arms support scrolled brackets with swing cup. Cup double-domed with gadrooning. Gilt interiors. Hallmarked. Rich patina and attractive handling wear.

Dimensions: H 6 3/8 x W 2 7/8 D 2 1/8 in. Heavy weight: 7.4 troy ounces. BM649