This information is from the daily Hooked on Carnival mail list dated 8-29-2021 and reprinted with permission from Dick and Sherry Betker.
From Dick & Sherry Betker
Here is a very special vase that we have been given the opportunity to be the care takers of only because a good friend arranged to make it all possible. Bought from a private collector through our friend. An Imperial, Colonial Lady whimsey vase.