European 19th Century Bronze Trinket Dish
Late 19th century to early 20th century bronze dish or tray of Henry the Navigator. Henry was the Duke of Viseu, better known as Prince Henry the Navigator. He was a central figure in the early days of the Portuguese Empire. He is front and center surrounded by a a wreath of olive leaves and weighted with an anchor to symbolize the impact he had on the maritime discoveries in Portugal.
-Size: 5 in
-Materials: brass / bronze
-Provenance: Late 1800s - Early 1900s
-Sourced From: the south
-Made in: Portugal