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Standing Cup And Cover (Germany), ca. 1650

This is a Standing cup and cover. It was made by Georg Kraudi. It is dated ca. 1650 and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is parcel-gilt repoussé and chased raised silver.. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Annie I. Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x diam. (a): 17.5 x 6.3 cm (6 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.) H x diam. (b): 7.5 x 7.5 cm (2 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.) H overall x diam.: 24.5 × 7.5 cm (9 5/8 × 2 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

"N" and "GK" both in oval reserves, mark MZ0477,oM in Nuernberger Goldschmiedekunst, 2007, p 234

Cite this object as

Standing Cup And Cover (Germany), ca. 1650; Made by Georg Kraudi (German act. Nuremberg, 1643-1676); parcel-gilt repoussé and chased raised silver.; H x diam. (a): 17.5 x 6.3 cm (6 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.) H x diam. (b): 7.5 x 7.5 cm (2 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.) H overall x diam.: 24.5 × 7.5 cm (9 5/8 × 2 15/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Annie I. Kane; 1959-15-1-a,b

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