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A Set of Twelve German Silver Dinner Plates, Adolf Carl Holm (7) and Johann Conrad Lotter (5), Augsburg, 1759-61

A Set of Twelve German Silver Dinner Plates, Adolf Carl Holm (7) and Johann Conrad Lotter (5), Augsburg, 1759-61

A Set of Twelve German Silver Dinner Plates, Adolf Carl Holm (7) and Johann Conrad Lotter (5), Augsburg, 1759-61

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A Set of Twelve German Silver Dinner Plates, Adolf Carl Holm (7) and Johann Conrad Lotter (5), Augsburg, 1759-61

shaped circular with applied reeded borders and engraved with arms and supporters on a drapery mantle,

bases engraved with inventory numbers from series 8-2, 6, 7, 9 and 11; 9-4 and 11; 18-7, 8 and 9; 25-1 and 7, also engraved with scratch weights 

marked on bases


213 oz 10 dwt

6643 g

diameter 10 in.

25.5 cm

All with knife cuts and minor dings consistent with use. In overall good condition.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Prince Alexander Ferdinand von Thurn und Taxis (1704-1773), and by descent
Sold Sotheby's, Geneva, "The Thurn und Taxis Collection", November 17, 1992, lots 97 and 101
The arms are those of Fürst Alexander Ferdinand von Thurn and Taxis (1704-1773).