14 December 2000
A RENAISSANCE-STYLE JEWELLED AND ENAMELLED GOLD-MOUNTED MOTTLED AGATE SCENT-VASE
On square base resting on four lion sejant feet with triangular redstone collets above, the central agate plinth with enamelled gold shoulder, the marbled agate body flanked by two dolphins, the shoulder enamelled with green foliage and white strapwork and set with redstone collets, with detachable enamelled stopper
3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high
As lot 1.
Rothschild inv. no. E.de R.634.
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