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Standing cup

Casper Bendel (German, 1575–1599)
late 16th century, shell and mount 19th century
German, Breslau
Silver gilt, shell
Overall: 10 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in., 2.3lb. (27 x 14 x 16.5 cm, 1040g)
Metalwork-Silver In Combination
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: Marks: (on foot rim)
[1] C B in circle (maker's mark)
[2] W in circle (Breslau town mark from 1553 to early XVII century.)
Mr. Eugen Gutmann (before 1907) ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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