A RARE BURL 'NANMU' BRASS-MOUNTED ICE-CHEST AND HARDWOOD STAND
THE ICE-CHEST QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
of square tapered shape, the burl nanmu body with two registers of brass tubular molding on the exterior and two pairs of heavy brass bail handles, the interior lined with pewter, set upon a hardwood stand with hoof feet on a square stretcher base (2)
(including stand) 28 1/2 x 22 x 22 in., 72.4 x 55.9 x 55.9 cm
Acquired from the Drummond Brothers, 1951.