The model was used both as decoration and as the cover of an incense burner.
Inscription: (inside near base, in black) 180/R
Augustus II, Elector of Saxony ; Siegfried Salz (until 1929; sale, Porzellansammlung, March 26–27, 1929, no. 49, pl. XXII); Henry H. Arnhold ; [ Alex Ball (sold to Wilson) ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1945; to MMA)