Cylindrical, with hexagonal top projecting; the cylinder decorated with groups of horizontal lines; the top with a wreath, a wave pattern, etc. in low relief. Said to be from Cologne.
By date unknown: W. H. Forman Collection; by 1900: with Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 13 Wellington Street, Strand, London W.C. (auction of the Forman Collection, part 2, July 2-5, 1900, lot 356 [said to be from Cologne]); by 1901: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund