Posted 5 years ago
Standing at a fraction under 16" tall! this is an imposing piece.
I think there are bigger ones too, would love to know how big these get?
Referred to by many as a 'propeller vase' for obvious reasons, it's a common Loetz shape and is seen in many decors, but Chiné is by far the commonest.
It's lost some of it's gold paint on the rim and the base shows extraordinary wear, which is undoubtedly due to it's weight of 5.8lbs (2.7kg).