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Large Malay Brunei Bronze Kettle with Animal Motifs Pre 1920

The water container made of copper is decorated with faunal motifs such as lion and frog on the lid, while around the body covered with the shape of dragon, crab dan fish. The usage of this kettle is said to be widespread not just to store water. it is used as currency or exchange item especially in Sarawak, wedding gift, family heirlooms that is more symbolize of wealth.

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Last Update: 04/04/2022