Antique German Nürnberg Pewter Plate Emperor Ferdinand II Habsburg 17th century. Antique, 17th century, circa 1630, German Nürnberg - Nuremberg pewter relief plate, Kaiserteller of Ferdinand II (9 July 1578 15 February 1637). Cast in the center with medallion depicting the Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II Habsburg on horseback with a legend: FERDINAND: II. Ro: IM: S: A: At the rim are eleven numbered oval cartouches bordered by mannerist strap work and interspersed with grotesque masks, each containing a mounted equestrian figure of the eleven emperors from the house of Habsburg, with their names as follows. On the reverse are visible turning marks.Diameter: 18.5 cm (7 1/4 in). Weight: 387 g 13 5/8 oz. CONDITION: The plate shows usage and age patina, some imperfections on the back of the rim; however they are not visible on the front of the plate, there is a small hole at the junction horse's mane and at the emperors left arm. Please see the close up pictures. The material is pewter and is very soft so the plate is in very good condition considering that it is an approximate 380 years old pewter plate. Comparable Kaiser tellers to this one can be found on display in the most important world museums such as. The Victoria and Albert Museum. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All items are guaranteed to be authentic antiques, and not reproductions. All our artifacts are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
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