A Chalcedony Glass Beaker, with Aventurine Inclusions; Venice, 17th century

Detailed Description

A Chalcedony Glass Beaker, with Aventurine Inclusions; Venice, 17th century / early 18th century

The height of the piece is 9 cm. Comparable objects:

See Lameris ‘Venetiaans & Facon de Venise Glas 1500 – 1700‘; Nationale Stichting Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam,1991, page80, no. 53.
‘Venezianisches Glas der Veste Coburg’ by Anna-Elisabeth Theuerkauff-Liederwald; Luca Verlag, 1994; pages 487 and 488, nos. 597,598,599 and 600.
Hugh Tait,’ The Golden age of Venetian Glass’; British Museum Publications 1979, page 106, no.169.