A John Pearson repousse-work copper casket with imaginary creatures

A John Pearson repousse-work copper casket with imaginary creatures

Code: 10103

Dimensions:

W: 27cm (10.6")H: 12.5cm (4.9")D: 18cm (7.1")

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Description

A superb John Pearson repousse work copper casket of rectangular form with hinged cover and clasp, the cover decorated with 2 imaginary creatures whose tails rise up to form a scroll of foliage. The box front is decorated with simple flower stems with the side and rear panels remain undecorated. The copper work is attached to a wooden lining with copper nails and the piece is signed with his “JP” monogram on the back.

Condition Report

Excellent – structurally sound with only very minor signs of age-related wear