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Lamp holder

Lamp holder

  • Place of origin:

    Chittagong (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cast brass

  • Museum number:

    IS.30-1955

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brass handlamp and holder.

Place of Origin

Chittagong (made)

Date

ca. 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cast brass

Dimensions

Height: 15.5 cm, Length: 11.8 cm base

Object history note

Purchased from the collection of the late J.C. French.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p.74
Arts of Bengal : the heritage of Bangladesh and eastern India : an exhibition organized by the Whitechapel Art Gallery in collaboration with the Victoria and Albert Museum : 9 November-30 December 1979, Whitechapel Art Gallery ..., 12 January-17 February 1980, Manchester City Art Gallery ... . [London]: Whitechapel Art Gallery, [1979] Number: 085488047X (pbk.) :

Materials

Brass

Techniques

Cast

Subjects depicted

Hinduism

Categories

Lighting; Hinduism

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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