A 'facon de Venise' drinking glass. 17th century

the tulip-shaped bowl with petal-ribs, the stem formed by addorsed avian creatures and supported on flattened circular stand. 25.3 cm. Estimate 4,000—6,000 EUR - Lot Sold 3,125 EUR

Sotheby's. Property from Royal and Noble Families. 17 Dec 08. Amsterdam. photo courtesy Sotheby's. www.sothebys.c om