63
63
Gottlieb Menzel silver dessert plate
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 813 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
63
Gottlieb Menzel silver dessert plate
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 813 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Dr. Heller's Lexicon

|
London

Gottlieb Menzel silver dessert plate
Shaped circular with reeded rim, armorial-engraved and initialled LB
24.5cm, 9 1/2 in diameter
519gr, 16oz 7dwt weights and size not checked
Augsburg, 1743-45
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Literature

Exh. Cat. Couven-Museum Aachen, 2003, no. 128

Catalogue Note

The arms are those of Bentheim-Tecklenburg-Rheda, probably for Maurice Casimir I (1710 - 1768). The small estate emerged as a partition of Bentheim-Steinfurt in 1606, and was mediatised to Prussia in 1806. The family was elevated to  princely status  in 1817.

Dr. Heller's Lexicon

|
London