Vase, electrotype, reproduction of an original found as Roman treasure at Hildesheim in Hanover, Germany in 1868, Elkington and Co., England, c.1880
Conical vase, tiered circular base, body flaring gently to rim; bands of animals and geometric repeat patterns 'incised' on body (OF). Vase, tall, with band of animals in decoration, from the Roman specimens discovered at Hildesheim (& engraved flower ornament) Height 14", diameter 7" (LC). The Hildesheim Treasure:- Large conical vase; 1874 / 340 (SB).
Inscribed on base "Elkington & Co."