Pan: brass

One brass-gilded warming pan and lid. Pan presents out-turned rim surmounting a flattened cylindrical body tapering slightly to a flat circular base. Base underside presents a dark brown symbol and signs of brown-green corrosion in one area. Riveted to one side of the pan is a flat rectangular metal plate from which extends a hollow cylindrical handle flaring slightly outwards. Right-hand side of plate presents three Chinese characters. Lid consists of a ring-shaped cylinder surmounting a flattened hemispherical body. Lid interior is not gilded.
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Dimensions (h x w): 148 x 325mm
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