Auctions → Ancient art, modern art and jewelry and clocks September 2015 → September 2015 → Jakob II Plank (Blank): A beaker with rare pipe ornament
Augsburg, around 1670. Silver, chased and with interiour gilding, tsmaped with Augsburg assay mark and MM.: 'IP', zickzackline. Beaker on 3 spherical feet, decorated with curved pipe ornaments. On bottom with old point engravings. (Comp. Seling, Die Kunst der Augsburger Goldschmiede, vol. III, no. 1472). H. 13 cm, weight c. 340 g. - Provenance: Private Collection Schleswig-Holstein. - Augsburg goldsmith, son of gold smith Matthäus Plank (Blank). Master since 1636.