Magnificent Brass Elephant Foot Scrubber On A Pedestal - L 8 cm x W 5 cm x H 7 cm
This is a Vintage brass foot Scrubber with an elephant as the handle.
Known as "Vajri", these foot scrubbers from the Mughal era were made in various shapes of favourite pets and animals by skilled artisans of the royal family and used mostly by the princely women while bathing to scrub their feet.
Crafted in brass, this scrubber has a rectangular base as the pedestal displaying perforated lattice work, a checkered rough base and finally a majestic hand crafted elephant as the handle.
Small metal balls are filled inside the base which make a gentle sound when they are used to ward off the men in the vicinity and to let them know that women were bathing nearby.
Can also be used a paperweight and naturally for scrubbing your pretty feet.
Measures: Length 8 cm x Width 5 cm x Height 7.5 cm
Weight: 400 grams