Potpourri vase with cover (one of a pair)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.258a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in red-violet enamel on underside: Crowned wheel
[ Dante Giacomini , 1925; sold for 600 lire to McClellan ] ; George B. McClellan Jr. (until d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)