A wonderful Edwardian Period miniature porcelain scent bottle with a hand embellished polychrome transfer portrait print of a courting Renaissance period dressed couple, romantic theme, reminiscent of a Shakespearean couple. Well executed porcelain is in a pretty heart shape with a brass top.
Measures : 2 1/4" long
Condition: Porcelain shows minimal wear with no damage, hinge looks to be missing a screw on one side, still opens and closes normally, you can see where the chain was once fastened to the brass area on the side to make it a chatelaine it has since been removed from the hinge area at some point in time.
Schafer Vater Women's Humidor Multi Color Jasperware Tobacco Jar
A wonderful and hard to find, Schafer and Vater German bisque tobacco jar or women's humidor. This covered jar is surrounded by different Roman or Greek Mythological type images and is decorated with a multitude of colors on pale bisque. A rare piece with beautiful hand painted images.
Numbered and marked on bottom with artist initial
Produced by Schafer and Vater
Measures approx 4" tall
Condition: A very tiny nick to interior rim, otherwise excellent.