1850 ANTIQUE BRUNEI KETTLE Bronze Wealth Heirloom - For Sale
1850 ANTIQUE BRUNEI KETTLE Bronze Wealth Heirloom
Circa 1850. Height: 25 cm / 9.8 inches Width(largest point): 30 cm / 11.8 inches Diameter(body): 22 cm / 8.7 inches Depth: 13 cm / 5.1 inches Weight: 5 kg / 11 lb After packing: 8 kg / 17.6 lb Origin: Originates from Brunei, Borneo.In the bygone days, such artifacts were preferred monetary tender, desirable marriage dowry and were treasured as an heirloom and a status symbol. The art of metal-casting was known in the Brunei Sultan for as long as the 16th century.