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Silver Kindi, Floral Repousse, Holy Water Ritual Container 544g, Antique 19th C.

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An antique 19th century Kendi Vessel that was used as a ritualistic container for pouring holy water. 
The water was collected from sacred rivers and blessed by the Gods. 
The kendi has an Southeast asian chop mark (silver mark) located on the bottom left. 
There are alternating floral and plain repousse panels. 
This piece has been tested and it is silver.
 
Origin:
Southeast Asian
Has a unidentified Chinese or oriental chop mark.
Composition:
Silver 
Dimensions:
7 1/2" Tall
5 1/2" diameter
approx Weight:
544g
Condition:
This kendi is in good condition. Minimal age-related wear. See photos for the complete description. 
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