The Precious Metals Collections

Silver double goblet: terrestrial globe with celestial counterpart. A. Gessner, Zurich, 1600-1610.
Silver double goblet: terrestrial globe with celestial counterpart. A. Gessner, Zurich, 1600–1610.
The collection comprehensively documents Swiss silver production for secular and ecclesiastic use, from the Middle Ages to the present, and is almost entirely accessible. Its aim is to represent as many Swiss silversmiths as possible, and is thus added to strategically. It also focuses on production of the past 50 years, including the new materials that have taken the place of silver. More




Curator

Hanspeter Lanz
hanspeter.lanz@slm.admin.ch
Collections & Documentation
Landesmuseum Zürich
Museumstrasse 2
CH-8021 Zurich

Tel. +41 (0)44 218 65 11
Fax. +41 (0)44 211 29 49

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