A cast bronze ritual eating vessel with moulded animals (varpu), South India, 11-13th Century
Lot 214
A cast bronze ritual food Vessel (Varpu) Kerala, 18th Century
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A cast bronze ritual food Vessel (Varpu)
Kerala, 18th Century
of circular form, on a narrow base with four short supports underneath, curved sides rising to an everted rim, with four small handles; decorated to body with a relief frieze comprising of a tortoise, a reptile and serpents
22.5 cm. diam.
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