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Cup with cover ("Permoser Cup")

S.W., Dresden
third quarter 18th century
German (Dresden)
Silver, silver gilt, ivory, amber
a) H. 10 11/16 in. (27.1 cm); b) H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Total H. 14 1/16 in. (35.7 cm.)
Metalwork-Silver In Combination
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of James Hazen Hyde, 1959
Accession Number:
59.208.69a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] SW (with star above) (maker's mark)
[2] J (unidentified)
[3] ..... (Dresden town mark)
Location of marks:
All marks on underside of cup.
James Hazen Hyde
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