Thookku Vilakku (1) - Bronze - India - 19th century

Description
Thookku Vilakku (1) - Bronze - India - 19th century
Good condition, see description - 60×14×14 cm

A "Thookku Vilakku" bronze hanging oil lamp, South India, a shallow bowl with 7 spouts, above a drip pan, suspended on a chain. Wear consistent with age, Thookku Vilakku means pendant light when translated literally and they are still used in homes and temples.

Very fine bronze oil lamp, origin: India, 19th century Bottom bowl: 12 cm, top bowl: 14 cm, with chain 60 cm.

Weight: 1.7 kilos.

The shown photos are part of the description.

The item will be packaged with care and shipped by registered post, with Track & Trace, or it can be picked up in Hoogeveen (the Netherlands) by appointment.

We greatly appreciate your feedback.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Thookku Vilakku
Material
Bronze
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
India
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
60×14×14 cm
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