A German gilt-metal wager cup (jungfrauenbecher), late 19th century
an electrotype copy of a beaker made by Caspar Widman (1554-90) dated 1566, the cup with panels of arabesques and an inscription, the top modeled as a classical female head
height 9 1/4 in.
Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Nürnberger Goldschmiedekunst 1541-1868 / Meister, Werke, Marken 1: Textband, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, 2007, p. 450, where this beaker is listed in the Metropolitan Museum of Art