Beaker and cover

On display

Beaker, silver-gilt, on three ball feet. Inset is a band with four silver plaquettes: 1. The birth of a Child; 2. Susanna and the Elders; 3. Perhaps the Martyrdom of St Stephen; 4. The Annunciation. The cover set with an embossed and chased silver relief; pomegranate finial.


  • Title

    Beaker and cover

  • Artist/maker

    possibly Israel Thelott (1616 - 1696) (goldsmith)
    possibly Johann Andreas Thelott (1655 - 1734) (goldsmith)
  • Associated place

    Augsburg (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1680
  • Material and technique

    parcel-gilt silver

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    12.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 53 | European Goldsmiths' Work
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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