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640

PROPERTY OF A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Spanish Colonial large silver tray, Capitania General de Guatemala, late 18th century
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 30,000 USD
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640

PROPERTY OF A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Spanish Colonial large silver tray, Capitania General de Guatemala, late 18th century
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 30,000 USD
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A Spanish Colonial large silver tray, Capitania General de Guatemala, late 18th century
the surface engraved with five fishermen hauling a net into a boat, the shaped rim embossed with foliage and stylized cornucopiae and with lightly flat-chased band of meandering  flowering foliage, the back engraved with central monogram and name M. de Jesus Roma de A.
marked on front border with crossed swords ?Leon, three closed crown tax stamps and monogram TAB, possibly for the assay master
length 20 1/4 in.
51.4 cm
53 oz
1648 g
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Literature

This dish is illustrated in Cristina Esteras Martin, La Platería en el Reino de Guatemala, Siglos XVI-XIX, pp.156-157, cat. no. 57.

Catalogue Note

Compare a tray similarly marked with crossed swords and closed crown tax stamp, sold Sotheby's New York, October 19, 2017, lot 277.

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