An Elizabethan Period Solid Brass Nuremberg Alms Dish.
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An absolutely stunning Elizabethan period solid brass alms dish showing the profile of the roman orator /politician Cicero. This dish which dates to circa 1550-1600 AD, shows the remains of a worn latin inscription and is inscribed with Cicero name.
Used to collect alms, this dish would have been accompanied by an alms bowl with the same design , now sadly separated.
A wonderful item with a truly remarkably colour and patina. A rare opportunity to acquire a fabulous item in stunning condition.. Period style: Tudor and Stuart Dimension: 39.5 CM In Dia. Item location: In the Centre