ANTIQUE CHINESE BRASS SILK IRON WITH WOOD/JADE HANDLE

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 24, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

UP FOR SALE IS A LOVELY ANTIQUE CHINESE
BRASS SILK IRON WITH A WOOD AND JADE
HANDLE FROM, I BELIEVE, THE MID TO LATE 1800'S

Design:
Hand cast pattern of flowers and branches on each side of the brass bowl
Gorgeous rich patina
Ugly man's face on the handle
“China” imprinted on bottom

Measurements:
3 3/4" long and 3 1/2" wide and 1 3/8" high
with an overall length of 6 1/8"

Condition:
Wonderful condition considering its age, 150 years old or so
Handle is loose as it is missing one of its two nails
Cast marks on the inside of the bowl, small one
on the bottom and a larger one on the side (see images)
Otherwise, no dings, dents, or major scratches.

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