Exceptional vase in turquoise double-layer crystal by Baccarat pattern Tournoi, representing two knights on horseback in opaque turquoise crystal and gold inlays on an acid etched background. Friezes of coats of arms and fleurs de lys on the top and the bottom of the vase. Reproduction of an illustration represnting the Duke of Bourbon facing the Duke of Bretagne, taken from the "Livre des tournois" by René d'Anjou, which the illustrations are attributed to Barthélemy D'Eyck, dating from the 1460's. Dating from the 1900-1910's. Too old to be stamped. Referenced in " Le Génie verrier de l'Europe" by Giuseppe Cappa by Editions Mardaga.
Excellent condition, minimals signs of use, no accidents.
Height: 7,95 in
Diameter: 3,03 in
Total mean weight : 23.35 oz