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SALVADOR TERAN Brass and Tile HENS Box-Mexico, c.1952

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Metals: Brass: Pre 1960: Item # 272974

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$875 Sale Pending

Famous, large and very heavy brass and tile hand wrought footed box showing HENS by Salvador Teran, Mexico, c.1952. Design shows 5 hens heads on top set in black tiles all around the box. The hinged inside is brass as is the bottom. The inside has a black patina which shows it has interacted with another material(see photo) but doesn't affect the integrity of the piece and could be removed. Box measures 8 1/4" long by 6" wide by 2" high. It is signed "HANDWROUGHT MEXICO SALVADOR 415"......$25 for insured USA shipping plus applicable NYS sales tax.