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Stem cup

Date:
third quarter 16th century
Culture:
German, Munich
Medium:
Silver, parcel-gilt
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.723
Not on view
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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