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Standing cup with cover

Maker:
L. T., Nuremburg
Date:
first half 17th century
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 3/4 × 5 1/2 in. (34.9 × 14 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.573a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Sticker on underside of base: GLASGOW / ART GALLERIES & MUSEUMS / Reg. No. 03-1 a,b

Marking: [1] N in circle (Nuremberg town mark, 1600–1700);
[2] LT in rectangle (unidentied maker's mark, master at Nuremberg, 1619–20);
[3] G in square (Austrian mark, for town of Lintz, for silver of 750 milièmes standard).

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on lip rim,
[2] on the foot rim and on inside cover,
[3] on each wing of finial figure.
Mr. Eugen Gutmann , Berlin (before 1907) ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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