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Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This delicate table centerpiece exemplifies the exuberant version of the rococo style associated with Augsburg. It is composed of C and S scrolls, a swan, and marine motifs, including jets of water and shells in an asymmetrical arrangement.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
11/13/1963Treatmentcleaned; coated
Exhibitions
  • Lost and Found: The Secrets of Archimedes. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2011-2012.
Provenance A. Rütschi; Sale, Galerie Jurg Stuker, Bern, Switzerland, November 26-27, 1954, no. 260, pl. 18; Walters Art Museum, 1954, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Signature] G.B.
Credit Museum purchase with funds provided by the S. & A.P. Fund, 1954

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Period
ca. 1760
Medium
silver
(Gold, Silver & Jewelry)
Accession Number
57.1852
Measurements
12 3/16 x 10 1/4 in. (31 x 26 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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