This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

1662 to 1722

Modelled after a Venetian 17th century glass design, the slender trumpet shaped neck with a band of birds and insects above two further bands of flowers and foliage to the lower neck and body, the handles of flattened form in imitation of the ‘wings’ found on Dutch serpent-stemmed glasses.

A pair of vases of this design is discussed by David S. Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, illustrated from the Hodroff Collection, London, 1994, page 234, cat no. 277. 

Stock Code   1472

Dimensions   24.00cm high

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