Pomander, Late 16th centuryDutch or German
Gilt silver and silver
Metalsmith workshop in LombardyProcessional Cross, First half of the 15th centuryBeaten, embossed and gilded copper over a wooden core.
Height: 51.5 cm
Width: 24.5 cm
Thickness: 4 cm
Altar Cross, circa 1535-1559Palencia
Silver gilt, partially preserving its color. Cast, lathed, molded, engraved, embossed, and chiseled.
Incomplete marks on the base inner edge: Greek fleur-de-lys cross, PA/-- and ---/VM (?). Long, zigzag burin engraving.Height: 37 cm
Width: 24 cm
Base: 5 cm
Weight: 1,406 g
Saint Mary Magdalene, 17th centuryGermany
Silver-gilt plate8.7 x 8.2 cm
Iván PolovzkovTankard, 1775Moscow, Russia. Partially Silver Gilt. Silver marks from Iván Polovzkov.
ANDRÉS SEVILLANOJar (Aquamanile), 1662-1663Vermeil (silver gilt); lathed, cast, chiseled, with matted surface (matting).Height: 34 cm (13.39 inches)
Width: 20 cm (7.87 inches)
Base diameter: 10 cm (3.94 inches)
Weight: 2191 g (77,285 oz)
Silver Jar, 1550-1560Palma de Mallorca
Chiseled, cast and engraved silver.
Inscripcion: AVE MARIA (In Gothic letter) and a V.
Mark next to the edge of the mouth: -AIORI followed by a palm (with an O and R together). Chipped three times, very fine.Height: 14 cm
Width: 20 cm
Mouth diameter: 11 cm
Foot diameter: 7.5 cm
Esaias zur LindenNef, Nuremberg, 1609-1629Silver, parcel-gilt, chased, cast, engraved, embossed.44 x 25 x 10 cm
Silver CasketViceroyalty of Peru, 18th century.
Chiseled, embossed, engraved and cast silver.37 x 28 x 24 cm
Nuestra Señora de Atocha Salt Cellar, No later than 1622Vice-Regency of Peru
Gilt silver; cast, turned, engraved, finely punched with dots and slightly raised in relief.
State of preservation: excellent.
Mark repeated twice at the base of the cylindrical body: royal crown inside a pearled circle.Height: 31 cm
Maximum width (base): 17.5 cm
Weight: 2,457 g
Miguel Guerra ÁvilaGolden Jug of Yelmo, late 18th centuryGilt silver
Silversmith brand: Miguel Guerra Ávila.
City mark and tax mark: Royal crown.Height: 32 cm
Luis Lezama (attrib.)Portable Monstrance, Final quarter of the 17th CenturyCuzco
Partially silver gilt with enamels. Molded, cast, chiseled and openwork silver.Height: 80 cm
Sun’s diameter: 31.5 cm
Stand: 28 x 28 cm
Weight: 8,730 g
Silver Estrado Table, circa 1780Cast, hammered and carved silver.38 x 38 x 38 cm
Processional Cross, Second half of 17th centuryViceroyalty of Peru
Gilt silver and enamels; cast, embossed and chiselled.
State of preservation: excellent.Height of cross and knot: 64 cm
Height including the barrel: 232 cm
Width: 36 cm
Weight: 5,722 g
Silver Missal Cover, circa 1710Peru
Embossed, cast, and glossed-punched silver.
Height: 30 cm
Width: 22 cm
Spine: 8 cm
Antón DantésSilver-gilt Chalice , circa 1565-1575Mexico City
Gold-plated, cast, lathed, embossed, chiseled and gloss-punched silver.
Marks: AN/TES (with an inverted letter “N” and cast final letters “ES”), masculine right profile head on o/M within the two crowned columns, nailed tower on a pillar in water and OÑA/TE (both lines set part by a horizontal bar) and a little swan turned to the left inside an oval.Height: 33 cm
Maximum Width: 21 cm
Weight: 2250 g
Francisco Lecadiu (attrib.)Altar Cross, 1779-1788Mexico City
Silver, partially gilded. Cast, engraved and inscribed.
Marks appear several times: LNC, M with a crown and eagle in flight.Height: 56 cm
Maximum width: 25 cm
Base: 25 cm
Salt CellarSantiago de Guatemala
City brand, tax mark, crown royal silver.
Chiseled and embossed.Height: 7.5 cm
Chalice, 1550-1560Santiago de Guatemala
Gilt silver, partially in its color; turned, cast, embossed and engraved.
Marks on the foot flange: Pilgrim venera inscribed within a square profile frame, and three-pointed vegetable crown.Height: 28 cm
Width: 19 cm
Weight: 938 g