Objects
Centerpiece-fountain "Hercules defeating Hydra" (Confectionery bowl). Maker: Hans Jacob Baur II. 1666-1669
Centerpiece-fountain "Hercules defeating Hydra" (Confectionery bowl). Maker: Hans Jacob Baur II. 1666-1669
Object type
Centerpiece-fountain "Hercules defeating Hydra" (Confectionery bowl)
Place of origin
Germany, Augsburg
Date
1666-1669
Author
Maker: Hans Jacob Baur II
Materials
Silver
Technique
Chasing, casting, punching
Dimensions
Height: 99,0 cm
Object history note
Presented by King Charles XI of Sweden to Tsars Ivan V and Peter I in 1684
Publications
Silver Gifts from Swedish Monarchs to Russian Tsars during the seventeenth century. - Stockholm : Atlantis, 2014.
Museum number
МЗ-532/1-3