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Today's thrift shop find Antique cast bronze hand holding bowl

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Posted 2 years ago

Junkman60
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Here's a mystery item that I purchased at my local thrift shop today.I have no idea what this is or what it's purpose was.It is 9 inches tall and 8 inches wideIt is cast bronze or brassIt has four holes to mount it to something.When upright the hand holding the bowl comes downMaybe something to collect coins for the poor?Om really not sure. Any help on this unique item will be appreciated thanks

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  1. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 2 years ago
    Wow are they having an auktion at Hogwarts?! I Love it it's great!
  2. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 2 years ago
    You win 1st Prize for having the most unique wall decoration I've seen in a very long time.
    I don't know what it is, either.

    :-))))
  3. Hunter Hunter, 2 years ago
    My first thought was a font for Holy water, perhaps from a Catholic church or facility—though in that case, it would be surprising there are no religious symbols on it.

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