S/1649 Lignum Vitae Chalice of William III or Queen Anne Period
A fine pole lathe turned lignum vitae chalice of the William III or Queen Anne period, having a bulbous bowl with everted rim on a knopped, bladed column and stepped spreading foot. The whole is in good condition, has a good colour and with a lovely patination.
Provenance: Sold 20-09-06 at Toovey's Auctions, West Sussex, Polly de Courcy-Ireland Treen Collection, Lot 512.
4½ in. (11.5 cm.) High
2¼ in. (6 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1700