- Apostelkrug

auction 928, Lot 5

THE RUDOLF NEUMEISTER COLLECTION - HIGHLIGHTS on 22 October 2019

 

Apostelkrug

estimate:
€ 3.800 to € 4.000

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 15.240 (incl. 27 % buyer's commission)



description:
A Stoneware Tankard
Creussen, dated 1662

Brown, salt-glazed stoneware, embellished in enamels and gilding. Floral engraved pewter cover and base. Tapering cylindrical form with retracted rim, ear-shaped handle with lion mask and palmette thumbpiece. Relief decorated with a frieze of the twelve apostles, separated by lilies of the valley and rosettes, the front with a round coat of arms and monogram M.E.W, scrolled borders. The foot rim dated and inscribed with a toast, "TRINCK VND IS, GOTT NICHT VERGIS // M. ERHARDVS WEIGELIus . MATH . P . P . ANNO M . DC . LXII .". Collection label to the base. Height 19 cm.