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Antique Siamese Silver Thabeik Repousse Bowl with Stylised Animals (Code 1809)

  • £9999


Description

A Siamese (modern day Thailand) silver bowl profusely decorated with panels of animals including a rabbit and a snake.  Originally these were used as alms or offering bowls, but they were also made for decoration and export.  Around the rim is a gallery style pattern and the panels are arranged in cartouche form.  To the base are markings in pointillism form, which appear to be Thai.  It is marked for 700% which would relate to the silver % (700 parts per 1000 in this case), and testing does confirm this is about right.  Dates to the late 19th or early 20th century.  A great look and a stylish piece..

 
Condition
 
General period wear.  Slight knocks and deformations to rim.

 
Dimensions (approx)
 
Height  5 cms ( 2 inches )

Width  9.3 cms ( 3 5/8 inches )

Weight 72 grams (before packing)
Stock Code: 1809  OC15-1
 
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