2 December 1997
AN ENGRAVED RECTANGULAR COPPER AND BRASS BRAZIER
POSSIBLY DUTCH COLONIAL, 18TH OR 19TH CENTURY
The body embellished with silvered, engraved scrolling foliate decoration; the ends each with a handle imitating a bamboo shoot; the corners each with a brass mount and a brass lion's paw foot.
Minor wear to silvering.
24 7/8 in. (63.2 cm.) wide
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