Vintage Octagonal Hanging Brass Planter In Brass & Copper Finish - Length 80 cm x 22 cm Dia
Vintage 80 cm tall Octagonal shaped brass and copper planter with a exquisitely handcrafted mesh / Jaali work in a floral design on each wall hanging on thick chain with a crafted figure of a woman in traditional costume and a peacock near the hook of the chain. The planter depicting the paws of a lion for each of its legs is held together by 3 thick link chains and peacock shaped as the hook.
As per tradition, such planters were used to light coal or wood known as a Sigri in the mid century, now used indoor or outdoors as a planter. Handcrafted by artisans from the south of India, this is a Collectors item.
Weight 2.850 kilograms
Length 80 cm with chain and planter
Diameter of the six sided hexagon planter: 22 cm