Bowl; silver; centre punched/chased with gothic star motif within two concentric circles; hallmark.
- 1497 to 1499 (? mark "V" perhaps for Venetian governer of Cyprus, Andrea Venerio)
- Made in: Nicosia
- (Europe,Cyprus,Nicosia (district))
- Found/Acquired: Cyprus
- Diameter: 121 millimetres
Inscription Positionfront edge
Inscription CommentLion of St Mark, V below and cross to the left for Venice.
For discussion of marks see Durand and Giovannoni 2012 cited
2012-2013 Oct-Feb, Paris, Musee du Louvre, 'Chypre medievale, entre Byzance, l'Orient et l'Occident'
2006-2007 5 Oct-7 Jan, London, V&A, The Renaissance Home: Life and Art in the Italian House, 1400-1600
With 1986, 10-9, 1, 3,4,5 as part of a hoard
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Object reference number: MCT3049
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