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Joachim Thomsen Estonian parcel-gilt silver beaker
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 2,375 GBP
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229
Joachim Thomsen Estonian parcel-gilt silver beaker
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 2,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Joachim Thomsen Estonian parcel-gilt silver beaker
tapering cylindrical, embossed within oval cartouches with King David playing a harp on one side and on the other a regal figure seated by a scroll perhaps representing Rhetoric, scrolling foliage and flowers between, gilt interior
8.5cm, 3 3/8in high
109gr, 3oz 10dwt
Tallinn (Reval), circa 1690
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Literature

Exh. Cat. Couven-Museum Aachen, 2003, no. 54

Catalogue Note

Joachim Thomsen studied in Hamburg from 1666 where he was taught first by Paulus Schütte and later (from 1669 to 1672) by Joachim Timme. He became a master goldsmith in Tallinn on 6 June 1683 and a citizen a month later. He was buried on 15 November 1706 in the churchyard of St Olai.

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