14 December 2000
An ENAMELLED GOLD-MOUNTED ROCK-CRYSTAL VASE
Possibly Italian, late 16th Century, the mounts circa 1860
On spreading fluted foot, with black enamel knop, the lower part of the ovoid body and shoulder cut with a band of flutes, with scrolling foliage and fruit festoons between, with plain waisted neck rising from further black enamel band
47/8 in. (12.5 cm.) high
As lot 1.
Rothschild inv. no. E.de R.631.
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