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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT SMALL TANKARD, PAUL HUBNER, AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1600

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT SMALL TANKARD, PAUL HUBNER, AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1600

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT SMALL TANKARD, PAUL HUBNER, AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1600

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

Lot sold:

5,292

USD

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT SMALL TANKARD

PAUL HUBNER, AUGSBURG

CIRCA 1600


the tapered cylindrical body embossed with winged putto masks surrounded by strapwork on matted ground, the cover with fruit within strapwork, caryatid scroll handle and winged female herm thumbpiece and white silver putto finial, probably later

marked on base and with St. Petersburg marks for 1776, mark of Yevrav Borovshikov

12 oz 10 dwt

391.9 g

height 6¾ in.

17 cm

As noted re finial, thumbpiece has broken off and been repositioned repairs to top and base of handle.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

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