An original antique copper water carrier called 'Mezzina'. Commonly used in Florence and the surrounding countryside to carry drinking water from a well. This way of life continued into the 1960s in many rural parts. A beautiful piece.
Condition: has several dents and signs of repairs that show its age and use. The bottom is a little dented and it does not stand completely straight.
Found at an antiques fair in Florence.
Dimensions: H 42cm x W 28cm
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