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Lamp

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Object Number:92-1-356
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Date Made: 18th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Human Figure
Elephant
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1992
Other Number:` - Field No SF

Description

Lamp is made of metal, black with five places for light source. Person is standing on elephant's back, holding something square with a hole in it. Person also has bowl balanced on top of head (5th light source). Elephant's trunk is curved to meet the square object in the person's hand. Four hallowed places protrude front to side.

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