A Pair Of Rare Antique Cast Iron Braziers
A magnificent pair of late 19th century cast iron braziers. The deep circular bowls each embellished with four lion heads, supported on a intricate wrought iron structure, terminating in large cast iron lion paws.
These were originally positioned at the entrance to a theatre in London.
A third brazier is available by separate negotiation.
In good structural condition. Surface rust finish. These are constructed from iron, with the lion heads being a fairly early example of cast aluminium. Originally piped for gas.
Date of Manufacture
Late 19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Cast iron, Wrought Iron, Aluminium, Handcrafted
-Wear consistent with age and use
-Minor Losses, scuffs, and scratches
Height 116 cm
Internal bowl diameter 37 cm
External diameter at base 66 cm
Weight 220 kg each (440 kg total)
Stock No: 29062