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X2001.11.101 Lamp

 

Object Name: Lamp

Place of Origin: Nepal

Date/Era: 17th century

Dimensions: H: 24.20 cm, W: 8.30 cm, D: 10.80 cm

Medium/Materials: Brass, Wood

Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Pal Family.

Accession Number: X2001.11.101

This brass lamp with a wooden base bears an inscription in seventeenth-century Newari script, which is no longer legible but presumably names someone who donated the lamp to a temple.

Source: Exhibition wall text. Flames of Devotion: Oil Lamps from South and Southeast Asia and the Himalayas.

SKU: X2001.11.101 Category:

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