Collection Online
silver, glass
(a-b) 6.2 × 9.3 × 6.6 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
(a) punched in underside of lid u.c.: (lion passant) b
punched (diagonally) in underside of lid u.r.: IF
punched in rim of base: 2055 IF (lion passant) (leopard's head) b (queen's head)
Accession Number
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of John H. Connell, 1914
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
A circular blue-glass lined pot with a pierced design of stylized foliage. The handle is scroll-shaped and the tri-lobed thumb-piece is attached to a slightly domed lid. A further decoration is the beaded border of both upper and lower rims.