A small Bohemian Humpen enamelled with Saint Salvador, dated 1596
Lot 72
A small Bohemian Humpen enamelled with Saint Salvador, dated 1596
Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,788) inc. premium
Lot Details
A small Bohemian Humpen enamelled with Saint Salvador, dated 1596
The narrow cylindrical form of greenish tint painted with the standing figure holding an orb and crucifix, inscribed with the name Salvator and the date 1596, the reverse with lily-of-the-valley, below dotted line borders, a blue-line band below the decoration, the applied footring with white dashes, high kick-in base, 19.5cm high (repair to footring)

Footnotes

  • A similar example in the Weimer Collection, is dated 1598, 21cm high

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that there is a very fine crack or fracture through the centre of this Humpen
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