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    Sale 5369

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    4 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 262

    A FACON-DE-VENISE DIAMOND-POINT-ENGRAVED WINE-GLASS

    LAST QUARTER OF THE 17TH CENTURY, THE NETHERLANDS

    Price Realised  

    A FACON-DE-VENISE DIAMOND-POINT-ENGRAVED WINE-GLASS
    LAST QUARTER OF THE 17TH CENTURY, THE NETHERLANDS
    The flared funnel bowl engraved with a continuous scene of birds among flowering trees, supported by a hollow gadrooned knop between collars, on a folded conical foot
    5 5/8 in. (4.3 cm.) high


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    A similar example from the Peter M. Woolley collection was sold in these Rooms on 20th May 1963, lot 49

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