An Early 20thC Copper Copper / Garden Planter c.1900-20

Origin: English
Period: Early 20thC
Provenance: Unknown
Date: c.1900-20    
Height: 13.5”
Diameter: 20”

The circular copper copper or garden planter, being copper riveted and showing a good verdi gris patina with age and use and surviving from the first quarter of the twentieth century.

With a beautiful aged patina, the copper has one area of damage as photographed, which could be patch repaired if so desired. It is still useable; there are no drainage holes to the base yet drilled. There are other areas of bending and mis-shapeness.

This was originally used for boiling water or as a washing pot they were often called a Copper Copper.

Perfect for bloomers, waste paper or logs.