- Kleiner Humpen

auction 928, Lot 17

THE RUDOLF NEUMEISTER COLLECTION - HIGHLIGHTS on 22 October 2019

 

Kleiner Humpen

estimate:
€ 4.500 to € 5.000

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 9.525 (incl. 27 % buyer's commission)



description:
A Silver Tankard
Augsburg, 1610 - 1612, Daniel Sailer

Silver, gold-plated. Tapering cylindrical form with flared, round base, ear-shaped handle, scroll thumbpiece and slightly domed cover with baluster finial. Hammered, chased and embossed decoration. Rosettes enclosed within elliptical cartouches to body and lid. Engraved monograms to the base "H.S. C.E. J.E.S." and dated 1697. Hallmarked (Seling 2007, hallmark number 180, makers mark number 1140), master circa 1599, died in 1643. In addition, a hallmark with the monogram C.W.R.H. Assayers marks. Height 12.5 cm. 257 grams. A similar tankard by the goldsmith Daniel Sailer is in the collection of King Gustav V in the Royal Castle, Stockholm (Seling 1980, no. 143 with illustration).