A mid 16th century silver-gilt and salt-glazed Rhenish "Tigerware" jug unmarked,
Lot 141
A mid 16th century silver-gilt and salt-glazed Rhenish "Tigerware" jug
unmarked,
Sold for £11,250 (US$ 16,478) inc. premium

Lot Details
The Milntown Collection
A mid 16th century silver-gilt and salt-glazed Rhenish "Tigerware" jug
unmarked,
Globular with cylindrical neck, loop handle and mottled brown glaze, the spreading foot, domed and flat chased with tongue & dart motifs below and upper band of cut-out stiff acanthus leaves, the collar engraved with intricate and inter-lacing strap-work and Arabesques, and the cover with radiating flutes and fluted knop finial, height 23cm.

Footnotes

  • Purchased from How, 30th June 1959, cost £180.
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