The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Cántir (drinking vessel)
  • Cántir (drinking vessel)
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Catalonia, Spain (façon de Venise)
  • late 17th century - 18th century
  • Colourless glass with greenish-straw tinge, incorporating tiny air bubbles, lattimo glass canes arranged in a vetro a fili pattern and blue glass; applied and tooled features.
  • Height: 28.6 cm
    Diameter: 15.3 cm
  • C560
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Possibly Beurdeley; comte de Nieuwerkerke, 08 November 1865 or 21 February 1867; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.