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Hanging oil lamp with cover

Pair with 65.209. Tripod stand with rams heads, legs and hoofs. Shaft in shape of tree trunk with sprays of leaves and acorns, surmounted by crane-type bird clutching two coiling snakes in its beak. Snake hung with detachable ring from which miniature lamp is suspended by two chains attached to...

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Credit Line

Gift of Ralph Lowell in memory of A. Lawrence Lowell from his Cousin Ralph Lowell

Italian, Late 19th century

Object Place

Naples? "in the Pompeiian manner"

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 16 1/2" W. 8 1/4" D. 6 1/4"

Accession Number

65.208.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork