A Bohemian enamelled square flask with pewter cover, dated 1599
Lot 19
A Bohemian enamelled square flask with pewter cover, dated 1599
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 4,700 - 7,800

Lot Details
A Bohemian enamelled square flask with pewter cover, dated 1599
The tall square-section form painted on one side with the risen Christ, one arm extending in blessing, the other holding a crucifix and banner, standing on the sarcophagus, the date 1599 above, the remaining sides painted with lily-of-the-valley, the neck with a pewter mount and screw cap, the shoulder with dotted borders, 21.5cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Altes Kunstgewerbe, sold at Weinmüller, Munich, 5-6 December 1956, lot 103
    The Helfried Krug Collection, sold at Sotheby's, Part II, 7 December 1981, lot 283

    Literature:
    Brigitte Klesse, Glassammlung Helfried Krug (1965), pp.158-159, no.120
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