Antique 18-19th century Islamic Indo Persian Tined Copper Ewer
An antique 18th-19th century Islamic Indo Persian Caspian See area hand wrought tined copper massive Aftaba Ewer with cover.
Of flattened bulbous shape with long hand wrought baluster neck, hinged cover with acorn finial; swan shape spout, "S" scrolled handle with dragon - head terminal, raised on circular foot. The flattened sides adorned with oval medallions, hand engraved and chased with v scenes inspired by the graceful and romantic Muslim lifestyles with figures wearing traditional Islamic costumes. Front and the back engraved with flowers.
CONDITION: Showing age and usage, the tin plating is slightly worn consistent with its age with nice old patina. There are no repairs or restorations.
Height: 36 cm (14.17 inches) Width: handle to spout: 28.5 cm (11.22 inches)
Weight: 1905 kg (4.1998 pounds)