Gilt and enamel mounted rock crystal Bowl and Cover

Bergkristall-Deckelschale mit Gold-Email-Montierung, Kunsthandel Mühlbauer

Gilt and enamel mounted rock crystal Bowl and Cover

Gilt and enamel mounted rock crystal bowl and cover

Milan, Saracchi-workshop, ca 1580 – 1590

Height 13.2 cm

A rock crystal bowl, very similar in stone cutting (mascarons) and
gold-enamel work is in the Kunstkammer of KHM, Vienna, (Inv. No. KK_2236).

Comp. Literature

Gold- und Silberschätze aus der Sammlung Thyssen-Bornemisza, Lugano, 1989

Provenance

Private collection, Germany

Exhibition

“Kunstschätze aus Münchner Privatbesitz” (PDF), Munich 1965, Cat. No. 470, fig. 89

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