• Designer / Maker

    Designed and manufactured by Charles Duron (1814-72)

  • Detail

    Rock crystal, enamel and gold

    25 cm (high)

    French (Paris), circa 1867

  • Exhibited

    Paris Exposition Universelle, 1867

  • Literature

    The Illustrated Catalogue of the Universal Exhibition Published with the Art Journal, London and New York, 1868, p. 227 (see right)

    Olivier Gabet, ‘Kunstkammer objects in the age of the World Fairs: Charles Duron in 1867’, The Burlington Magazine, June 2007, pp. 393-99

  • Collection

    Private collection

  • Notes

    A watercolour depicting the present vase (and two other examples of Duron’s work) is in the collection of the Carnegie Museum of Art (see right).