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India, 19th Century, Old Ceremonial Oil Lamp, Copper Alloy
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"India, 19th Century, Old Ceremonial Oil Lamp, Copper Alloy"
Origin: India
Antiquity: XIXth century
Material: Copper alloy
Dimensions: 14.2 x 9 cm
Condition: Natural wear and tear due to repeated use
Provenance: From a set of a private collection

Old bronze oil lamp used during religious ceremonies, this one by its shape reminiscent of a fountain and its basin. In the center is the goddess Lakhmi anointed by two elephants (Gajalakshmi). Two small deities present on the reverse. During pujas, this kind of lamp is powered by oil or clarified butter.
Price : 99 €
Period:19th century
Style:Asian art
Condition : Usure naturelle due aux usages répétés

Material : Alliage cuivreux
Width : 9 cm
Height : 14.2 cm

Reference : 621642
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