France, probably Samson, Paris, end of 19th cent. Porcelain, inside covered with fabric, gilded mounting. Decorated with polychrome Watteau-scenes, framed by rich gold relief decor. Crossed swords mark in the style of Meissen, retailer's mark of 'Spaulding & Co. Chicago - Paris'. Traces of use. H. 10,5 cm, w. 19,5 cm, d. 16 cm.