Vintage brass Kalasha shaped planter hand engraved with floral motifs and adorned with 3 exquisite peacock handles is handcrafted by skilled artisans from the South of India.
The planter, perfectly balanced on a 3 oval shaped legs is crafted with a beautiful sculptural form with a taper 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 34 cm with the peacocks x Diameter of 12.5 cm at the mouth.
The circumference of the planter is 86 cm at the widest part and 38 cm at the bottom.
Each peacock measures 11 cm.
Weight: 5.10 kilograms
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