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 Southeast Asian antiques.
Height: 9cm, 3.5 in (bell only)
Width: 10cm, 4 in (bell only)
Weight: 376g (without stand)
Period: Late 19th century