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GENERAL FOY

SULPHIDE PORTRAIT BEAKER
GENERAL FOY
SULPHIDE PORTRAIT BEAKER
$ 700 / € 600
GENERAL FOY
Sulphide portrait beaker
Object n°54

Crystal beaker, mold-blown, of cylindrical shape, cut with pattern of mandorla around sides, center ornate with a rectangular cut panel enclosing a sulphide portrait representing the left profile of Maximilien Sébastien Foy (1775-1825), cut in diamond tips cabochons on base.

Baccarat crystal glassworks, circa 1830.

Small cracks at the base.

Height: 10 cm.