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Hand-Tooled, Copper & Brass Tibetan Container, C. 1900

Hand-Tooled, Copper & Brass Tibetan Container, C. 1900

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1910: Item # 1252572

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DESCRIPTION: A handsome Tibetan dry goods container with hand-tooled surface and original leather strap. The cylinder shaped copper body is wrapped vertically and horizontally with wide bands of brass. The hat-shaped copper lid is topped with a decorative brass ball finial. This Tibetan container has been bestowed with beauty and character by someone skilled in metal working. Very sturdy and in good condition, with a beautiful, aged patina; 1890 - 1910. DIMENSIONS: 12" high to top of finial (30.5 cm) x 7 1/4" in diameter (18.5 cm).