Modern Weathered Hammered Copper Kitchen Sink > 220222-35
Weight: 20 pounds
Our price: $595.00
This kitchen copper sink has a standard 3.75" diameter hole at the front part of it. It is a single bowl hammered copper sink, it is finished in weathered copper color. The copper sheet is 14 gauge (0.064" thickness).
From a copper sheet the wise artisan hands transform it into this unique piece. The hammer footprint is very visible, giving it its own character. The reddish/oxidized texture is characteristic of natural copper when it is cooled down from red-hot temperature using cold water, that specific characteristic is what makes it so beautiful. The border around varies between 1"-1.5", so the internal dimensions are about 21" wide by 20" front to back and 8" deep.
The techniques used by Mexican craftsmen is the same one used for several centuries, where no sophisticated tools are used, just the furnace to heat the copper and a hammer to give it the shape. Along your home decoration, this piece it will add a unique touch to your kitchen making it a very special point of attraction. The patina can be damaged if any abrasive substances stay for long periods of time on the sink surface, because of this, washing it after usage is recommended; besides that, no more maintenance is required.
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