Pair Emile Puiforcat Silver-Mounted Kashan Persian Style Glazed Pottery Vases from Cartier
This pair of Kashan Persian style crackle glazed pottery bottle vases feature teal blue panels and parcel gilt decorations, and finely crafted silver mounts by Emile Puiforcat for Cartier. 6.75 in tall. Each carries the Puiforcat hallmark, used since 1857, plus the large French guarantee mark depicting the profile of Mercury in six-sided lozenge, indicating the silver is 950% pure and the pieces were produced for export. This mark was in use from 1878 through 1973.