German Silver Beaker - Antique Circa 1670

GBP 1,995.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive 17th century German silver beaker made in Augsburg; part of our continental silverware collection.

This exceptional antique 17th century silver beaker has a tapering cylindrical form.

The surface of this antique cup is embellished with three bands of tooled decoration.

This exceptional example of antique silverware retains the original gilding to the interior.

The base of the cup retains the silversmith’s centre punch mark.

The hallmarks struck to the underside of this impressive 17th century beaker include:
Maker’s mark: PS (untraced)
City mark: Augsburg, Germany
Assay scrape: Zickzack line (Tremolierstrich)

Dimensions
Diameter of rim 6.6cm/2.6″
Diameter of base 5.1cm/2″
Height 7.8cm/3.1″

Weight
3.2 troy ounces/99.1g

Object History

Maker: Untraced Maker’s Marks
Date: Circa 1670
Origin: Augsburg, Germany

Object Literature

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Object Condition

This 17th century beaker is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
This piece has blemishes and surface wear in keeping with age.
The Augsburg hallmarks struck to the underside of the drinking vessel are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.

Object Details

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35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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