Vase for decoration, Zöblitzer Serpentine stone, historism ca. 1870/80. Austere classicistic style; wall with a subjacent gilded ribbon and superimposed stones for decoration purposes, the volute-shaped handles are missing, items made from Zöblitzer Serpentine stone have been mentioned in different sources since the 16th century and were part of royal art collections, H21cm, condition appropriate to age, vase is being depicted in the sample-book f the Serpentine-Stoneware- manufactory Otto Lippmann, Ansprung-Zöblitz 1907, p. 1, Nr. 77