An early 1800's custom was to send Easter greetings accompanied by a keepsake. During Napoleon III era,these hand blown eggs were at its peak, and were often hand painted by the giver. This large and unique egg is fitted at the top with a bronze ormolu hanger,with chain of tiny twisted loops attached to the hanging loop...
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From Switzerland, this wonderful green demijohn glass bottle enclosed in basketry has the original large label of the Emil Ebneter & Co.AG,Liquer Destillerie founded 1902. Quite a collectible piece and a most desirable decorative accent! What a wonderful lamp this would make!18" high and 10" across.