Antique Paris Porcelain Vieux Paris Vase Alhambra Shaped 19th C 16 cm
A Vieux Paris porcelain (Old Paris porcelain ) vase decorative small size vase generally in the shape of an Alhambra style vase dating to the late 19th century circa 1880.
The vase has a beautiful and elegant "Bleu Celeste" style glaze with two white cartouches painted with floral sprays and gilded bands, scrolls decoration. There are two large pierced ornate gilded handles similar in shape to those on the "Alhambra" vase. The vase has no maker's mark but is undoubtedly French in origin and most probably Old Paris porcelain.
It is a lovely piece and in excellent condition with no chips, cracks nor restoration. Some minor rubbing to the gilding. Please see the images,
Height 6 inches ( 15.5 cm)
Diameter 2 5/16 inches ( 6 cm)
Total weight 164 grammes unpacked.