Medieval Bronze Upper part of an Apostle Spoon with a Figurine of Jesus Christ the Saviour.

Description
Medieval Bronze Upper part of an Apostle Spoon with a Figurine of Jesus Christ the Saviour.
15th.-16th. Century AD. - Europe

Medieval Bronze Upper part of an Apostle Spoon with a Figurine of Jesus Christ the Saviour.
Very good grade of preservation for this upper (and more important) part of the spoon which in early 15 th. Century they became popular and often usedat table in Europe (mostly used in sets of thirteen pieces).
By the sixteenth century they had become popular as baptismal presents for godchildren, but losed its popularity by the 1660s.

Material: Bronze.
Date: 15th.-16th. Century A.D.
Dimensions: 73mm


Item No.F75


Purchased by the current owner in 2013 in Austria, Wien from Collector fair.
Collected Since:1990's.
Previous owners history: Old Austrian Private Collection.


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Lot details
Culture
Medieval
Material
Bronze
Object
Upper part of an Apostle Spoon with a Figurine of Jesus Christ the Saviour.
Century/ Timeframe
15th.-16th. Century AD.
Origin
Europe
Condition
Fragment, Good Condition. See Photo.
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