An Elizabeth I silver mounted and salt-glazed Rhenish "Tigerware" jug maker's mark distorted, possibly one over-striking another, London 1561
Lot 126
An Elizabeth I silver mounted and salt-glazed Rhenish "Tigerware" jug
maker's mark distorted, possibly one over-striking another, London 1561
Sold for £8,750 (US$ 14,707) inc. premium
Auction Details
An Elizabeth I silver mounted and salt-glazed Rhenish "Tigerware" jug maker's mark distorted, possibly one over-striking another, London 1561
Lot Details
Antique Silver
An Elizabeth I silver mounted and salt-glazed Rhenish "Tigerware" jug
maker's mark distorted, possibly one over-striking another, London 1561
Globular with cylindrical neck, loop handle and mottled brown glaze, the silver spreading foot having straight gadroon band with stiff cut-out leaf motifs above, the collar and cover engraved with intricate and inter-lacing strap-work and Arabesques, cover applied with double acorn and oak leaf thump-piece, squat knop finial, top of the handle mount each side engraved with stylised flower on linear ground, height 22cm.
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  1. Michael Moorcroft
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
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