Lot 1304. Rare Young Woman Mug

Starting price: € 125 000
Auction date: 27.06.2020   10:00 UTC +01:00
ID 355018
Lot 1304 | Rare Young Woman Mug
Rare young woman Cup of Transylvania, Sibiu (Nagyszeben), Peter Erosem (master 1588 - 1600) to 1600 silver, hammered, cast and engraved, gold-plated. The feet in the Form of a courtly-dressed young woman with a Medici collar and a flared robe, the the lower bowl are formed. This is the back side with engraved work on punziertem and front tendrils, the sides with chased leaf and flower decorated movement. With the hands she holds two clips, the wearing of the goblet. Moving Cup with embossed and engraved decoration. Hallmarked with master's mark. H. 28,5 cm, 488 g, Cf. E. Köszeghy, No. 1352. Drinking vessels as a joke vessels in various forms in the Renaissance - a very drinking a joyful time - spread and popular. Young woman Cup always consist of a small, moveable ashtray for the lady, and a larger, immovable Cup for the Lord (the Rock). You hold the figure upside down, you can drink from two cups at the same time. In Transylvania, very few of the young women's Cup are known. The offered Cup is one of the early copies.

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