Urn shape. Pierced lid with four multi-colored floral sprays. Gilding on pineapple finial and around pirecing. Two gilt bands flanking a band of green leaves around bottom of lid and on base. Jar consists of porcelain base, brass neck and porcelain bowl bolted together. Base has multi-colored floral swags caught with bow knots holding pendent floral wreaths and flower filled baskets. Random flowers and dots. Rim has gilt molded wreath band. Square base bolted to bottom with ring stepped ormolu stem. Floral sprays on top corners of base. Polychrome floral band separates wide gilded band from three narrow gilded bands. Ormolu mount around bottom of base.
Vincennes mark in blue enamel inside cover.
- Location of origin
- Object type
- Household Accessories; Other Household Accessories
- Descriptive terms
- 10 (H) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Miss Mabel Gertrude Mink