hanging oil lamp (1) - Bronze - India - 19th century

Description
hanging oil lamp (1) - Bronze - India - 19th century
Good condition, see description - 0×0×0 cm

A "Thookku Vilakku" bronze hanging oil lamp South India, a shallow dish with 7 spouts, above a drip tray, suspended from a chain. Wear is consistent with age, Thookku Vilakku which literally translates into hanging lamp and is still widely used in households and temples

Origin India 19th century. Lower shell 18 cm upper shell 13 cm (this has a hole, has also served as a lamp.), With chain 103 cm.

weight 1.9 kilo.

lamp has a beautiful color patina, the chain is handmade.

Will be sent by registered mail and well packaged.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
hanging oil lamp
Material
Bronze
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
India
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
0×0×0 cm
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