fbpx

we are open for business!

Vintage Hand Crafted Copper Vessel with Iron Handle

$68.00

Fantastic hand crafted copper vessel with iron handle, perfect for shelf styling.  The body is made from a single sheet of copper, curved to form the vessel and joined at the handle.  The bottom is joined to the body with cramped or castellated joints along the edge (construction description below; see photos).  The iron handle is riveted to the body.  The vessel tapers slightly from the rolled rim towards the raised midsection, then flares downward towards the bottom edge.  Great aged patina with spotting and color variations consistent with age.  Does not hold water.  See below for dimensions and condition.  Shipping included for street addresses within contiguous United States.

 

Out of stock

Product Information

APPROX. DIMENSIONS: Rim to handle: 7″ – Diameter at rim: 5.25″ – Diameter at base: 5 3/8″ – Height: 3.5″

CONDITION: Very good used vintage condition; color variations, spotting, some oxidation and verdigris patina; interior shows age and signs of previous use; does NOT hold water.

CONSTRUCTION: This construction method involves creating a feathering by hammering the edges of the sheet of copper to about half its original thickness and then cutting slits at right angles to the edge.  These are then bent out alternately and mated with the edge to be joined.  The flaps are then hammered close to give a good friction fit that can be sealed by brazing or silver-soldering. 

SHIPPING: shipping included for street addresses within contiguous United States.

A WORD ABOUT VINTAGE: Our inventory consists of vintage or antique items which are more than 20 years old, usually used or pre-owned, unless marked “new old stock.”  As such, there may be signs of wear and age, which we will disclose to the best of our ability.  Nevertheless, we encourage you to carefully read the description and view the photos, especially when purchasing a gift.  All items ship with tracking and insurance, and although we do not accept returns, we will offer a refund in case of breakage or damage during transit, upon receipt of sufficient proof.  

Thank you for visiting AlegriaCollection!

VK Return Policy

Customer has up to 30 days unless vendor opts out of return policy per item to return a product for any reason such as damaged item, size, or unhappiness with product upon arrival.  Read our full return policy.

Read Customer reviews

What they're saying about AlegriaCollection

    Your Review

  • 5 out of 5

    Wonderful experience, meticulous packaging!

    I purchased two items from this shop. They arrived surprisingly quickly, and it was evident that extreme care was taken to ensure they arrived safely. I greatly appreciate the attention and extra care when packaging up the items. How sad it would be to purchase an antique that has survived multiple generations, only to be destroyed by USPS! Thank you so much for a wonderful shopping experience!

  • 5 out of 5

    Wonderful experience, meticulous packaging!

    I purchased two items from this shop. They arrived surprisingly quickly, and it was evident that extreme care was taken to ensure they arrived safely. I greatly appreciate the attention and extra care when packaging up the items. How sad it would be to purchase an antique that has survived multiple generations, only to be destroyed by USPS! Thank you so much for a wonderful shopping experience!

Recently Viewed

Products not found

#VKFINDS

Where vintage finds, find you.

Shopping cart0
There are no products in the cart!
Continue shopping
0

Welcome to VK!

Sign in to your account below.