Dutch Brass and Copper Doofpot

Dutch Brass and Copper Doofpot

A nice early example of an attractive and somewhat uncommon shape. These covered buckets were used to carry ashes or coals. We could just call it a Dutch ash bucket, but the correct Dutch name is just too delightful to pass up.

Holland, 1800-1820 c.H: 15"D: 12"Reference number: 26113