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Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Sep 29, 2022
glass second half of 17th century, decoration 19th century, cup form bowl, gilt hand painted decoration with arms of the Emperors and Electors of Holy Roman Empire, with inscription and dated "1602", hollow cylindrical stem applied with four rows of raspberry prunts, later circular pewter foot, 10-1/4 in.
Provenance: Christie's London, The Sale of Barons Nathaniel and Albert Von Rothschild, 7 July 1999, Sale 6179, Lot 139, GBP 2,415; The Estate of Peter H. Tillou, Litchfield, Connecticut
cup broken and restored extensively, chips to rim, scratching, wear to gilt, discoloration, anomalies (as made), pewter foot loose, Christie's label to base
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