Vintage Chinese Cast Brass Dragon Temple Bell on Carved Dark Brown Rosewood Stand
This large piece has a very solid and heavy cast brass or bronze bell with the figure of a dragon chasing the flaming pearl in relief.
Hand carved openwork solid rosewood stand with lots of details and auspicious features throughout.
Vintage, mid-20th century.
Condition is good with some expected minor repair on the rosewood stand.
Today this can be used as a unusual decorative object - or as an actual bell to 'summon' guests to the table for example.
17" tall x 10 3/4" wide x 5" deep. The bell is 7" tall x 4 3/4" diameter.
3.6 pounds total weight.