About this object

One of a pair of silver butter lamps. Bowl beaten into shape with a separate bands of lotus pattern relief applied.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Tibetan
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
  • Date made
    19th Century
  • Materials
    Silver; Copper
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, World Cultures
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the Abbey Art Centre
  • Collector
    R L Vance
  • Place collected
    Not recorded
  • Date collected
    Not recorded
  • Measurements
    197 mm x 146 mm; 7 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in
  • Related people
    Abbey Art Centre (Owner); R L Vance (Collector)

Where is this object from?

Object view = Humanities
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