Beautiful, large, vintage, rolled top, hand beaten, french copper, fireplace cauldron with iron handle, brass hinges and copper rivets. Possibly circa 1950's - 70's. The item is in generally very good condition, with no splits or dents.
The item has wonderful texture and patina. It does have surface scratching, pitting and hammer marks, relative to its age, cleaning and use.
The seams are soldered and are solid as are the hinges. A stunning item which would make a wonderful addition to any kitchen / household. Diameter at rim - 384mm.
Depth with handle - 380mm. Diameter at base - 310mm. This item is made of copper and iron.