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Bucket of engraved brass with silver inlay
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Bucket of engraved brass with silver inlay

Circa 1500 or early 16th century or last quarter 15th century

Metalworkers
European (date unknown) (handle)

Iranian (North-West) or Turkish (Anatolia) or Mamluk 15th Century & 16th century

Metalworked brass and silver inlay

height : 11 cm (rim); width : 23.1 (across handle); diameter : 22.7 cm (rim)

Notes
Bucket of engraved brass with silver inlay, the decoration continuing over the base, with swing handle cast in the form of two fish-like monsters. One of handle mounts is an old repair; engraved work inside rim may be contemporary with repairs and handle.

Acquisition
Gambier-Parry, Mark; bequest; O.1966.GP.198
O.1966.GP.198

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