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Brazier

Date:
17th–18th century
Geography:
Attributed to probably Northern India
Medium:
Copper, brass mounts, iron bands
Dimensions:
H. 6.5 in. (16.5 cm) W. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) D. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert W. and Lockwood De Forest, 1919
Accession Number:
19.176.1
Not on view
Robert W. and Lockwood De Forest, New York (until 1919; gifted to MMA)
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