• A Cabinet of Curiosities Selec auction at Christies

    Sale 2393

    A Cabinet of Curiosities Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections

    28 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 190

    A CONTINENTAL GLASS FACON DE VENISE TAZZA

    LATE 17TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY GERMAN OR NETHERLANDISH

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A CONTINENTAL GLASS FACON DE VENISE TAZZA
    Late 17th century, possibly German or Netherlandish
    The circular flat basin with raised gallery on hollow conical stem with folded footrim
    2½ in. (6.3 cm.) high; 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) diameter


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    The Buckingham Collection, no. 8, acquired in 1948 (possibly Portuguese as per paper label).