A small Daum vase decorated with thistles. Striated'Verre de Jade' with cameo thistles.Triangular Daum nancy mark on the flank. The production of jade glass was quite intricate. In this case a gather clear glass was rolled on a marver in coloured powdered glass. A further cleat glass layer was added on top and in this case it was enamelled to depict the thistles. This design must have been extremely popular the first examples were produced c1895 but used a different cameo glass technique.
I have been involved in the antiques business since 1971. My career took a leap forward when I joined Bonhams in 1976.
Some five years later I became head of the Decorative Arts department. The item "Miniature Daum Nancy Thistle Vase c1910" is in sale since Wednesday, July 14, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Pottery & Glassware\Vases". The seller is "eric-knowles-the-hoard" and is located in High Wycombe.This item can be shipped worldwide.