Casting (rosewater) bottle.

Body chased and embossed with strapwork cartouches and snails with fruit pendants. Band of die-stamped strapwork round neck. An example of Elizabethan court goldsmiths work.

Provenance

Sotheby's, 1941; Sir Stephen Courtauld, Bulawayo, Rhodesia; How of Edinburgh.




Exhibitions at V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)

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