Bell- Metal (not bronze or kansa) Plate. (bell metal is alloy mainly of copper and tin. It can be differentiated from bronze/kansa as it has higher tin content and no zinc( which is part of bronze/kansa and leads to tarnishing). Tin gives it more elegance and make it more durable and valuable.
Base Diameter– 29 cm / 11.5 inches
Rim diameter- 31 cm
Depth– 3 cm
Weight- 850 gms (The Weight May Slightly Vary Due to Difference in Calibration of Weighing Scales.)
Return: Product eligible for exchange or return only if damaged (please read return and cancellation policy)
Material- Bell Metal
Due to higher tin content , its oxidability is low and it tarnishes less. These properties make them one of highly used metals for puja.Yet highly Acidic food like lemon, pickles and tamrind should be avoided.
*May get tarnished with continuous exposure to water and humidity. Should be polished or cleaned with specialized solution or lemon, tamrind etc.
** Its prone to breaking. Accidental falling should be avoided
Being handcrafted slight variation can be seen.