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A German silver spice tower, J. Rimonim (Johann Jacob Rünecke), Fürth, circa 1750
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 30,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
603
A German silver spice tower, J. Rimonim (Johann Jacob Rünecke), Fürth, circa 1750
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 30,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A German silver spice tower, J. Rimonim (Johann Jacob Rünecke), Fürth, circa 1750
modelled and tooled as a tower; central spire and gallery with four pennants and orbs, main-section pierced with an swirling orb  above a hinged door, in a spreading circular lobed base embellished with rocaille
30.5cm., 12in. high
300gr., 9oz. 12dwt.
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Catalogue Note

Associated Literature

Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987

An almost identical example by the same maker is in the Stiegltz Collection at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Acc. No. B86.0081; 124/532

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