Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

FACON de VENISE GOBLET

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on February 14, 2017

Facon de Venise Wine Glass

Remarks: This is an early 17th century Facon de Venise goblet from France in a classic shape. The glass has a trumpet-shape bowl with a broad mouth a hollow knop and inverted baluster stem on a flat circular foot.

Stem definition: hollow knop and inverted baluster (for more stems definitions follow this link)

condition: excellent

H: 16.5 cm, D:  10.4 cm

Date: Early 17th Century

Ref: Rijksmuseum #15, Christie’s Mar. 2000 #139

84E French Facon de Venise Wine Goblet 17th Century

84E French Facon de Venise Wine Goblet 17th Century

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