Tazza; silver-gilt; embossed and chased; Temperance in landscape; border of strapwork scrolls etc; inscribed.; knop chased in relief with festoons, lion masks, etc; inscribed.; foot similar to border; bottom of foot with convex plate engraved with arms of Count von Thun of Bavaria; inscribed.

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  • Title: tazza
  • Date Created: 1595/1595
  • Physical Dimensions: Height: 13.60cm; Diameter: 9.00cm (base); Diameter: 20.70cm (bowl); Diameter: 16.20cm (relief); Weight: 477.00g
  • External Link: British Museum collection online
  • Technique: chased; embossed; engraved; gilded; relief; stamped
  • Subject: virtues and vices
  • Registration number: WB.97.G
  • Production place: Made in Augsburg
  • Producer: Made by H
  • Material: silver
  • Copyright: Photo: © Trustees of the British Museum
  • Acquisition: Bequeathed by Rothschild, Ferdinand Anselm. Previous owner/ex-collection von Rothschild, Anselm