Planter - Brass - 19th century

Description
Planter - Brass - 19th century
Flanders

An unusual and highly decorative repoussé-decorated copper planted with lion head handles and the crowned crest of the city of Brugge with its lion rampant, supported by a lion and bear and S.P.Q.B. underneath.

S.P.Q.B. stands for "Senatus PopulusQue Brugensis", in use since the 17th century and standing for "The Senate and People of Brugge".

Brugge, 19th century.

Dimensions: H 24cm ; outer diameter (with lions heads) 31.5cm ; opening 19.5cm diameter

Lot details
Object
Planter
Material
Brass
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Flanders
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
24×31.5×0 cm
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