The Blue Trunk

Vintage Brass & Iron Grain Measure

  • Rs. 6,000.00

This vintage collectible is an exqusite measuring jar handcrafted from iron with ornate strips of brass holding the piece together. The beautifully etched pattern on its body gives it a regal charm.  The piece is over 70 years old and traces back its origins to Tamilnadu. A lovely piece like this is very rare and hard to come by. Handcrafted measuring jars like these were objects of daily use in olden days. Finely beaten, etched with hand and crafted to perfection, these measuring jars were works of art.

Dimensions: Height 15 cm Diameter 10 cm

Weight: 655 gms

Care instructions: Wipe the piece with a dry cloth. Do not use water. Keep away from direct sunlight.