This vintage brass pot or planter, handcrafted by artisans from the South of India is adorned with beautifully engraved peacock handles on either side .
The pot has a beautiful, sculptural form with fine delicate lines and smooth curves with engravings done by hand all across the body of the vessel showing off the skill of the artisan depicting a floral / nature theme.
The pot is further enhanced with a dark patina finish at the bottom where it sits on 3 perfectly balanced legs.
The traditional Indian peacock handles are hand engraved lending the pot its beauty and grace. Truly a collectors item and a fine example of a form typical of the mid century with a smooth surface and delicate engravings with Mughal style etchings and motifs on the brass surface.
Length Peacock to peacock is 32 cm| Height 19 cm.
Diameter of mouth 17 cm
Each peacock measures 11 cm.
Weight: 2.85 kilograms