A splendid Art Nouveau bun form crystal pot, the plated hinged lid featuring a jasperware plaque of a young boy teaching two dachshunds. The lid is further decorated with a floral garland and leaf band, the pot is cut with blades and lenses, the under-base is embellished with a sixteen point star. Condition: light surface wear; nothing further found; hinge firm, good closure. Circa 1910, WMF beehive mark, stamped "OX I/0". Height 5cm/1.97in, diameter 10.5cm/4.14in.