Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)
Object Place: Europe, Germany
7.94 cm (3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Hard-paste porcelain decorated with polychrome enamels and gold. Barrel-shaped pounce pot is divided into three horizontal registers by stave-like gold bands. Middle register has landscapes separated by three coats of arms; top and bottom registers each have three landscapes in cartouches on medium blue ground decorated with gilt fleur-de-lis. Top is gilt and pierced with holes.
Mark: on base, in underglaze blue: AR in script
Gift of Rita and Frits Markus