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flask (containers)

Circular brass flask with flattened sides and an oblong stand. Two curved handles on the shoulders. One projecting ring in the middle of the short neck; mouth has everted rim. On each side is a raised and slightly domed medallion. On the medallion, which has a stylised lotus flower at the centre, there is floral and vegetal engraved decoration with the background in black lac. The neck, handles an…