Possibly by Hans Schleich (master 1582, died 1616)
Possibly by Jacob Wilhelm (master 1593, died 1639)
Possibly by Heinrich Albertin (master 1599, died 1625)
first half 17th century
L. 6-5/8 in. (16.8 cm.), W. 1-7/8 in. (4.8 cm.)
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Not on view
Marking:  An indecipherable object within a circle (cameo) (Munich, in use in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries). See notes for spoons in the Marquardt Collection with same city and maker's marks.  A fleur-de-lis within a circle (cameo) (maker's mark of Hans Schleich, m. 1582, died 1616; Jakob Wilhelm, m. 1593, d. 1639; and Heinrich Albertin, m. 1599, d. 1625). See Marc Rosenberg, Der Goldschmiede Merkzeichen, Vol. 2, Frankfurt am Main, 1923, p. 322, no. 3487. Location of marks: 1.2, On the back of the bowl near the stem.