Copper, brass and tin.
465 mm (Diameter)400 mm (D)Order this image
Penrhyn Castle, Gwynedd
Vessel. A circular copper vessel with two semi-circular handles, each attached by three copper rivets. Towards the bottom is a brass tap attached inside the vessel by a nut. The tap has square top for turning by a separate tool, with a line indicating 'on' or 'off'.
Marks and inscriptions
On side of vessel: F M 15 On side of vessel: 12 Handle: Ex Fortnum and Mason