A Shunga pottery oil lamp in elephant form

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A Shunga pottery oil lamp in elephant form
Stock Number:
y4688
$ 395.00

Description

A Shunga pottery oil lamp in elephant form. Standing four square with remnant leaf shaped bowls on each of the legs, and a raised column vessel stand projecting from the back that would have held a larger lamp vessel. 

Origin:

Circa 2nd - 1st Century B.C. Shunga Period, North India

Dimensions:

Height: 10.5 cm / Width: 12.5 cm

Condition:

Ancient loss evident.