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Lamp, Burner, Incense, F54.49

Physical Description

Lamp or incense burner in the form of a bat. Hollow body with a copper lid. Lid has crescent shape cut out of it. Holes in the bat's ears and to each side of the mouth. Wings outstretched. Copper alloy chain for suspension attaches to the front of each wing and to the tail.

Provenance

Presented through the National Art Collections Fund
Locality:
from the Barden Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 40 x 275 x 90mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 180 x 275 x 90mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Lid): 3 x 36 x 38mm

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