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Antique Bronze Buffalo Bell Burma EBB44

$375.00

From Burma, this mid 19th century trapezoidal shaped buffalo bell, known as hka-lauk, is cast in bronze with a style of decoration on one side that is rarely seen. The bell is hung from a custom built stand. It is a large and well executed example of its kind.

Availability: In stock

In Burma, the tradition of blacksmithing has always been an honored occupation associated with courage, strength and integrity. The Burmese excelled at bronze casting using the lost wax method or cire perdue and their handsome decorated bronze bells have long attracted the interest of visitors to Burma and collectors of Asian antiques.

Characteristics
Height: 9cm, 3.5 in
Width: 11cm, 4.3 in
Weight: 646g (without stand)
Material: bronze
Period: Mid 19th century

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