Extremely Rare Large Size German Brass Alms Dish, circa 1500

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Extremely rare large size German brass alms dish depicting two peacocks and urn in centre, Nuremberg, circa 1500. Pristine condition. The two peacocks and urn are early Christian symbols [see Sebastian’s catacomb third century AD].

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Brass
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    1.75 in. H
    4 cm H
  • Diameter
    21
  • Dealer Location
    Ambler, PA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU146922899632
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2015

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Ambler, PA

More from this Seller

Rare English Silver Form Brass Plate Warmer, circa 1780
Rare English Silver Form Brass Plate Warmer, circa...
Brass
Rare English Silver Form Brass Plate Warmer, circa 1780. Filled with hot water, used for keeping plates warm. Stirrup handles. Overall Length 13” Diameter 10 5/8” Height 2 1/8”...
German Copper Salt Box, circa 1780
German Copper Salt Box, circa 1780
Copper
German copper salt box circa 1780 Dovetailed.
German Barrel-Shaped Copper Coffee Pot, circa 1820
German Barrel-Shaped Copper Coffee Pot, circa 1820...
Copper
German barrel-shaped copper coffee pot, circa 1820. Dovetailed.
Swedish Brass Colander, circa 1820
Swedish Brass Colander, circa 1820
Brass
Swedish brass colander, circa 1820. Hand rolled rivet holding hanging ring. Remarkable condition. Measures: Depth: 5″, diameter: 11 1/4″.
Rare Copper and Monel Tankard, circa 1895
Rare Copper and Monel Tankard, circa 1895
Alois Aufrichtig
Copper
Very rare copper and monel tankard Signed Alois Aufrichtig (Austrian) circa 1895 Alois Aufrichtig died in 1912, St. Louis, MO. Custom-made brewery equipment. Dovetailed. Monel ...
English Brass and Iron Pan, circa 1870
English Brass and Iron Pan, circa 1870
Brass, Wrought Iron
English brass and iron pan, circa 1870.   
Cast Brass English Bowl, circa 1850
Cast Brass English Bowl, circa 1850
Brass
Cast brass English bowl. Fine quality, circa 1850. Incised line decoration on inside. Measures: Diameter 11″, height 4″.
Small Dutch Brass Coffee Pot, circa 1875
Small Dutch Brass Coffee Pot, circa 1875
Small Dutch brass coffee pot, circa 1875.
French Brass Coffee Pot, circa 1865
French Brass Coffee Pot, circa 1865
Brass
French brass coffee pot, circa 1865. Measures: Width handle to spout 7".
European Brass Pestle and Mortar, circa 1840
European Brass Pestle and Mortar, circa 1840
Brass
European brass pestle and mortar, circa 1840. All original.
Decorated French Brass Tea Pot, circa 1850
Decorated French Brass Tea Pot, circa 1850
Brass
Decorated French brass tea pot, circa 1850.
Very Large Copper Spanish Water Jug with Lid, circa 1750
Very Large Copper Spanish Water Jug with Lid, circ...
Copper
Very large copper Spanish water jug with lid, circa 1750.