Ritual oil lamp Bronze, silver and copper Sri Lanka 18th century
Lot 1048
A ritual oil lamp
Sri Lanka, 18th century
Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from the Paul F. Walter Collection
A ritual oil lamp
Sri Lanka, 18th century
Bronze, silver and copper; the hinged circular cover inset with seven deities around the flame over a bowl base inlaid with silver and a handle fitted with a retracting slide and silver inlaid flower bud terminal.
10 5/8 in. (26.9 cm.) long

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  • Provenance:
    Acquired from Spink & Son, 1984
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