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Pair of 1920's Sphinx Form Lamps

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Pair of Sphinx Form Lamps, circa 1920's. The 1922 discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb sparked a renewed public interest in ancient Egypt, and these lamps reflect that interest. They have a great verdigris patina to the sphinxes and wonderful original Chinese Red color wooden bases. They measure 21.75" height to the top of the shades, and 7.5" height to the top of the sphinx heads.

Details

  • Period
  • Condition
    Very good original condition, with much overall verdigris patina and wear to the metal sphinxes. Minor scratches, rubs and wear. .
  • Dimensions

    H 21.75 in. x W 5.5 in. x D 11 in.

    H 55.25 cm x W 13.97 cm x D 27.94 cm

  • Seller location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference number
    U1102148718770

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