Milk jug with Chinese symbols

Made:
1801-1920 in Tibet
maker:
Unknown

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Brass milk jug with spout, loop handle and separated domed lid in form of horned dragon's head with movable copper tongue, pot embossed with Chinese symbols, Tibetan, 1801-1920

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A130239
Materials:
brass, complete, copper and not recorded
type:
jug
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
credit:
Binnie, B.G.