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Cover for a Cup

Cover for a Cup


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fabricated by

Johann Andreas Thelot

(German, 1655–1734)

Silver and gilt silver

Overall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1966.111.b


Thelot was one of the most important silversmiths active in Germany in the late 1600s and early 1700s. The decorations of this cup refer to the defeat of the Turks in Central Europe in the 1680s.

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