The vase has a Medici shape. The circular base shows a row of friezes with leaves alternated with rays surmounted by a row of a pearls. The tronconique foot wears concave godrons. Above, we find a frieze of roses between two rows of pearl. The upper snare shows two rows leaves. The top of the cylindrical paunch, wears a bas-relief with Apollo holding the skin of Némée lion. Handles weaken by naiads’ head topped with rushes. The collar is lined with a frieze of leaves. The lid showing the letter mark of the Grand duke is removable.
~ First city mark of Paris standing for the years 1819/1838
~ Grosse garantee of the city of Paris standing for the years1819/1838
~ Master silversmith Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot
Height : 29 cm
Base diameter : 13,7 cm
Cooler diameter : 21,6 cm
Weight : 2865 grams