KPM Berlin Potpourri Vase with Cover
Ovoide body, the lower part with fine relief as well as ribbon relief. The body is flanked by two grotesque masks. The upper part with pierced border.
The cover also with pierced border and sitting putto with a white dove, the symbol of peace.
At the show side a fine flower decoration with bee and two butterflies. At the reverse three puttos on a cloud eating fruits.
Very fine polychrome decoration in light pastel colors.
Sceptremark and red KPM orb mark
KPM Berlin abt. 1900
Height: 34 cm
A similar vase is in the collection of the museum of applied arts in Cologne, Germany.
Literature: Erich Koellmann/Margarete Jarchow, Berliner Porzellan Bildband, P. 564