Cupid Bisquit Jar

Lovely Victorian biscuit jar with silver plated lid and fancy handle.  It features a painting of a woman in seductive recline with a winged cupid behind her in the forest.  It is artist signed “Kaufmann” in the lower right (see photo).  The rest of the jar is decorated with a gilt design set into a red background.  The base is signed  “Victoria Carlsbad” Austria.  A great motif for a biscuit jar!    Circa:   1890.   Dimensions:   6″ H (jar only)   x   5.5″ Diameter.    Condition:  Silver plate has original tarnish.  There is one piece of fancy filigree that is missing on on side of the handle (see photo).     Price:   $395.



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