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Posted 9 months ago

sarahoff
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I have an obvious love of geometric lines and have always admired airbrushed (spritzdekor) pottery and glass from the 1920s/30s. I recently purchased this porcelain jar made by the Czech porcelain company Gebruder Mehner and was curious to know if it was meant as a jardiniere or is missing a cover. What do you guys think?

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  1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 9 months ago
    fabulous design!!
  2. sarahoff sarahoff, 9 months ago
    Thanks Sean!
  3. SEAN68 SEAN68, 9 months ago
    your welcome Sara !!
  4. Gillian, 9 months ago
    What are the dimensions please.
  5. sarahoff sarahoff, 9 months ago
    Hi Gillian, 5.3" by 5.1"
  6. Gillian, 9 months ago
    I think it's a jar missing its' lid. It's kind of multi-use though. You could put a smallish plant in it I suppose - but no drainage.

    It's a beautiful jar, and perhaps using it as a planter would detract from the gorgeous design?

  7. vetraio50 vetraio50, 9 months ago
    Very nice indeed.
  8. EZa EZa, 9 months ago
    Gorgeous design. I love spritzdekor! Nice colors. Lid is missing. You cound have a lid made of copper or something that matches if it really bothers you, but it is such a nice piece on it's own.

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