Household Objects; Coffee Pot



Covered brass ewer. Tall pear-shaped ewer with long neck, the decoration created using a repousse technique. The long narrow spout is decorated with repeating lines and the base is decorated with engraved motifs of scrolling foliage, and is finished with a copper edge in a rope design. The body is covered with tear-drop medallions filled with interlinking floral designs. The handle is decorated with abstract cloud motifs and the domed lid is divided into 6 sections, each decorated with scrolling foliage and finished with a closed lotus finial.