This antique bidri metalware spitoon (peekdaan/thookadaan) from India is cast as an opposing double bell-shape, with the exterior decorated with stylized, floral tendrils. Bidri is a metalwork technique unique to India. Now could be a vase or footed bowl.
Width 3.5 Depth 3.5 Height 5 inches
Note: rests unevenly. Hole in base.