Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)
Object Place: Europe, Germany
9.68 cm (3 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste (Bottger) porcelain with colored enamel decoration; silver mounts
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Compressed spherical shape with C-shaped handle and short, angular spout. Domed cover with ball finial, orange knop. Applied floral design on surbase, shoulder and cover, in pink, turquoise, green, and yellow enamels, probably painted in the Netherlands. Birds, butterflies & insects painted on body; flowers & drops on handle & spout, decorative bands around rim of cover and body.
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection