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Bouquet holder

Bouquet holder
Title
Bouquet holder
Date 
1850-1890
Medium 
Metal, mother of pearl
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 24.1 x 9.5 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
Bouquet holder with metal cup and mother of pearl stem; the cup is decorated with alternating daisy petals and decorative medallions set between, sitting above sphere shaped base scroll openwork; the stem is baluster shaped tapering down to a small knob end; the cup has a chain suspending a straight metal pin, the stem has a chain at the bottom suspending a metal ring.
Object Number 
Z.2049
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group