A peapod style stem cup
France, circa 1660
Of circular section, the cup raised on baluster stem with enamelled gold mounts decorated with small pointed leaves and flowers in yellow, green and blue enamel on a white ground.
Herborized agate with enamelled gold mounts, H. 8 cm / Diam. 6.9 cm
– J. Kugel Antiquaires, Paris (Biennale Paris 2012)
– Private collection, the Netherlands
A comparable moss agate cup is part of the collection of the Metropolitan Museum, New York (formerly in the Robert Lehmman Collection) since 1975 (inv. no. 1975.1.1503).