Red Urn Lamps

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Offering urns were used to bring food or ceremonial offerings to the temple on holy days. These cinnabar lacquered urns have been converted into a pair of matching lamps. The black fabric shades allow these lamps to give off dramatic and moody lighting.

ONLY ONE AVAILABLE FROM EACH PAIR

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Teak
  • Condition
    Excellent. ONLY ONE AVAILABLE FROM EACH PAIR.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    36 in. H x 16 in. W x 16 in. D
    91 cm H x 41 cm W x 41 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU8864754758
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Located in Chicago, IL

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