Calices e Taças
Chalice of Peter of Sassoferrato, 1341–42 with later, perhaps 15th-century. Rivaling the renowned paintings created in the city of Siena in the fourteenth century are its masterpieces of goldsmith work, and The Cloisters chalice is one of the finest testaments to this accomplishment. (www.metmuseum.org).
These exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver gilt goblets have a bell shaped form supported by a plain knopped pedestal to a circular spreading foot.The surface of these Victorian goblets are embellished with chased bands of floral and foliate ornamentation on a matte background, all above a stylized scalloped borders.The ornamentation to the body of each goblet incorporates a large fleur-de-lis style scrolling leaf motif to either side.The plain circular foot of each impressive piece of