14 December 2000
A RENAISSANCE-STYLE ENAMELLED AND GOLD-MOUNTED ROCK-CRYSTAL COVERED EWER
Vase-shaped, on circular spreading foot, the gold border enamelled in white with lobes, the similar knop to the short stem decorated in blue, the body cut with interlaced scrolling foliage, with partly foliate spout, the neck and scroll handle cut with flutes, the border similarly enamelled to the foot, the hinged plain domed cover with enamelled baluster knop
5½ in. (13.3 cm.) high
As lot 1.
Rothschild inv. no. E.de R.635.
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