Vintage brass Kalasha shaped planter hand engraved with floral motifs and adorned with 3 exqusite peacock handles is handcrafted by skilled artisans from the South of India with a light copper and gold patina.
The planter, perfectly balanced on a 3 oval shaped legs is crafted with a beautiful sculptural form and fine delicate engraving of floral motifs with the traditional Indian peacock handles lending the pot its beauty and grace.
The Purna-Kalasha is considered a symbol of abundance and "source of life" in the Vedas and believed to contain Amrita - The elixir of life and thus viewed as a symbol of abundance, wisdom, and immortality.
Truly a collectors item and a fine example of a form typical of the mid century.
Height 32 cm x Diameter of 12 as the opening at the mouth.
Each peacock measures 11 cm.
Weight: 4.70 kilograms