Three: One depicting a horse rearing and two depicting a stag (one leaping and one sitting), all with engraved pewter lids, Germany, early 19th c.; Largest: 10 1/2" x 5 3/4"; Provenance: Estate of Stephen L. Smith, Fairfax, VA.
Sale Price: $625
Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Horse stein exhibits few minor dings to pewter and few minor surface scratches to body. Seated stag stein exhibits minor surface scratches to body and lid, possible restoration to body near base of handle, and damage to underside of pewter base. Leaping stag stein exhibits several hairline cracks throughout as well as overall crazing, pewter finial is bent and pewter foot rim is out of round.