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Potpourri Jar

Material(s):Glass and brass

Designer/Maker:Emile Galle

Markings:Carved Galle signature

Origin:France

Date or Era:c. 1880's

Dimensions:4 in. high

Additional Information:
Brown and purple flower and leaf design over yellow, purple and frosted glass. Brass filigree cap. Would have been filled with dried petals during the Victorian era and used to scent or perfume the air.