A superb, museum quality cobalt goblet vase, with a straight rim over a bulbous facet cut upper section on a facet cut ring, rounded band and wavy edge facet cut spreading base. The upper section is masterfully deep carved and gilded - in two colour tones - with a boar hunting scene between trees,and a castle vista with flying birds above. Other parts of the vase, including the sixteen point star to the under-base are highlighted with gilt outlines and patterns. Condition: stand wear to the under-base; light rubbing to the gilt; light wear; nothing further found. Circa 1840, Bohemian. Article measured in centimetres and rounded to the nearest quarter inch. Height 16.5cm/6.5in, rim diameter 8.5cm/3.5in.