Master Jacob I Warnberger, 1674-1680
In the round mirror surrounded by fine pearl ribbons, finely engraved and punched still life of fruits, berries and ears of corn, the broad flag with sculpturally driven, ornamentally rolled acanthus leafwork between shells in triple repeat, the margin pinched. Silver with the original preserved partial gilding. On the flag, embossed with Augsburg hallmark and master mark "IW", tremolo line.
Jacob I Warnberger, Master around 1677, is also on display in the Kremlin Museum in Moscow and in the treasure chamber of the Munich Residenz.
Diameter 32 cm, approx. 390 g.
Seling, Helmut, The Art of Augsburg Goldsmiths 1529-1868, Munich 1980, BZ 0170, MZ 1751c.