A fine Dutch façon de Venise diamond-point engraved calligraphic goblet, signed and dated by Willem van Heemskerk, 1686
The round funnel bowl decorated in a fine calligraphic script with the inscription Pax optima rerum, the inverted hollow baluster stem set between mereses, the folded conical foot inscribed Die Vreê natracht, GODS Wetten acht, 't Wiss' Vreê-Heil wacht, 20.8cm high, signed on the foot Willem van Heemskerk AEs. 73. Ao.1686.
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