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Potpourri Jar

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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.

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