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Barbara wrote at 2011-10-27 01:24:47
The second item is a flower holder. A frog sits in the bottom of the "bowl" and flowers go through the cutouts on the lid and fit into the frog. I have the exact same piece which belonged to my mother. I remember her putting short stemmed flowers in it when I was a child.

gazer65 wrote at 2014-02-27 01:52:16
What you suspect is a sugar bowl, with the cut-outs on the lid, is actually a pansy vase.  Each cut-out supports a single stem, so the soft flowers don't sink into the water

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