The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Vase or cup
  • Cup
  • Vase or cup
  • Circle of Antonio de Castro
  • Portugal or Northern Italy?
  • Late16th century
  • Silver, repoussé, chased and gilded
  • Height: 16.3 cm
    Diameter: 12.3 cm, at widest point
  • Mark: The arms of Pope Pius IV (reigned 1559-1565) on base, with letters 'A' and 'R' in shields
  • W68
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
  • Counts Anadia of Lisbon. Acquired by Sir Richard Wallace befroe 1881