Michel Haussner (1573-c.1638)
Standing cup and cover c.1610-20
Silver-gilt | 58.3 x 16.9 x 16.9 cm | RCIN 51466
A silver gilt pineapple cup and cover; embossed and chased between lobes with scrolls on matt ground. Cover with finial cast as figure of Fortune leaning on a column; brackets cast with angels. Cup on stem with scrolls, herms, rams' heads. Circular foot.
ProvenancePossibly presented to a Master of The Queen's College, Oxford by Charles II; Rundell, Bridge and Rundell; by whom sold to George IV circa 1820. Sent to Rundells for regilding in 1828.
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