Cup and cover in the form of a stag or elkOn display
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Parcel-gilt silver; the base set with shells and reptiles. On the underside two shields of arms, one with a fleur-de-lys, and the other with a cow (presumably later).
Cup and cover in the form of a stag or elk
Artist/makerElias Zorer (master c. 1586 - died 1625) (goldsmith)
Date1605 - 1610
Material and technique
Dimensions27.8 cm (height)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 53 | European Goldsmiths' Work
Wilson, Timothy, ‘The Ashmolean: The Michael Wellby Bequest no. 65, Spring 2013’, (2013), p.3
C. Truman, ‘Oxford's silver gilt bequest: The Art Newspaper’, (2013)
Wilson, Timothy, Winterbottom, Matthew, Treasures of the Goldsmith's Art: The Michael Wellby Bequest to the Ashmolean Museum (Ashmolean Museum University of Oxford, 2015)