Help me please to identify where this article was made...

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Help me please to identify where this article was made...

Postby Elena Russ » Fri Jun 24, 2011 11:07 am

Hello.

Help me please to identify where this article was made and what it is intended for.
Height - 15,5sm, diametr of the bottom - 5,1sm, capacity - 220ml.
Thank you.

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Re: Help me please to identify where this article was made..

Postby davidross » Tue Oct 18, 2011 3:07 am

Hello

The mark to the base is '"jungin" (pure silver, usually 950 standard), Japanese. Looks like a sake warmer, early 20th century. The lengthened base is made to fit inside a compartment in a long hibachi, or to be set in a pot of hot water.

Hope this helps.
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