Western European Enamel

Single flower vase, in the case

    Single flower vase, in the case

    France, Paris

    Circa 1830

    Paul Hamelin

    Rock crystal, gold, enamel; chasing, faceting, champlevé enamel, cloisonné enamel


    Thin lengthful single flower vase with scalloped edge is made from transparent rock crystal, with the base in the form of stylized gold lily flower, decorated with slotted pattern of multicolored champlevé enamel.