Brass lotus shaped footed bowl - floral decoration - India? and when?

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  1. aaroncab

    aaroncab in veritate victoria

    One of the last things I picked up a few weeks back before we were all sent to our rooms with no supper.

    7 inches(17.7 cm) in diameter across the bowl. Just over 3 inches high. The top has a very nice floral/plant pattern which I think(!) is perhaps Indian? Any other thoughts as to where from? Doesn't strike me as super old - but - anyone want to hazard a guess as to when this was made? Thanks as always for having a look! I'm going to be pulling out some things I've had for a while but have been in boxes and posting them here and there since the thrift hunting has been put on hold!

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  2. clutteredcloset49

    clutteredcloset49 Well-Known Member

    When were we doing the heavy importing from India? Came with little red stickers that said Made in India.
    1980s? or was it later? 2000?
    Can't remember, because I didn't tend to buy those items.
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  3. Christmasjoy

    Christmasjoy Well-Known Member

    I like the bowl .. nice shape, very attractive !!! ... Joy. :)
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  4. Figtree3

    Figtree3 What would you do if you weren't afraid?

    Possibly India, but I don't really know. I like it, though. :)
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  5. aaroncab

    aaroncab in veritate victoria

    Thanks Fig! :)
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  6. flipper

    flipper Striving to face adversity with tact and humor

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    aaroncab in veritate victoria

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