A LARGE, HIGHLY DECORATIVE VINTAGE INDIAN CAST IRON RIVETED WATER POT, OR LOTA FROM RAJASTHAN'S THAR DESERT. HAND-BEATEN METAL SURFACE WITH A DISTRESSED CADMIUM YELLOW PAINTED FINISH.
Metal water pot showcases beautiful iron and rivet detailing, and makes a great decorative statement. This particular example is unusual in that it displays significant remnants of. Distressed cadmium yellow painted finish. Particularly rare in single, all-over colours. We have also recently sourced three further examples in a vibrant green, turquoise and powder pink.SEE IMAGES 8 & 9, AND SEPARATE LISTINGS. Water carriers of all sorts from the Thar Desert in Rajasthan look particularly impressive w. Ith a fresh or dried flower arrangement on display, or used as a vase. This lota has been lightly polished. And has obvious age on its side. Once a common sight in Rajasthan's Thar Desert, these have largely been superceded, ironically, by contemporary water pots in plastic , and the like. Please look carefully at the photographs as they form part of the description. We usually have other versions of full pots in stock. SEE LAST THREE IMAGES FOR TYPICAL EXAMPLES. This listing is for the one cadmium.
Lota in images 1 - 9. Internal diameter across the top lip : 9. To see the wide range of Indian vintage / antiques currently in stock, search. Follow us on Instagram at lacewinginteriors. The item "LARGE ANTIQUE VINTAGE INDIAN METAL RIVETED WATER POT BOWL.CADMIUM YELLOW" is in sale since Thursday, December 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Home Décor\Other Home Décor". The seller is "lacewing-interiors" and is located in Hampton, Middlesex. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.