More beautiful in real life. Rare feature: Scorpion. Age: Over 200years old Height: 31 cm / 12.2inches Diameter: 30 cm / 11.8 inches Width(largest point): 38 cm / 15 inches Weight: 8.5 kg / 18.7 lb After packing: 11 kg / 24.2 lb Condition: Mint, brass will never rust. 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.Early trade with China, India and the Middle East may have ushered in the craft along with the forms and decorative motifs. Shipping method: Shipping by courier, DHL for USA and Canada.