14 December 2000
A FAÇON DE VENISE 'ICE-GLASS' GOBLET
The bowl, Venice or South Netherlands, 16th Century, the stem and foot a replacement
The globular bowl of 'ice-glass' with a short flared neck enriched with two gilt bands edged with white lattimo thread and applied with six raspberry prunts enriched with gilding, the stem with a lightly ribbed oviform section between knops above a conical foot enriched with granular gilding
8¾ in. (22 cm.) high overall
As lot 1.
Rothschild inv. no. P.48 and E.de R.312.
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