05-16-2015 05-16-2015
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2810B Boston
May 16, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Two Brass Standing Oil Lamps

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2810B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 16, 2015 11:00AM


Two Brass Standing Oil Lamps, India, 20th century, multi-tiered, with dish-shape bottom resting on a short splayed stem foot, topped with a multi-tier baluster surmounted with a square stemmed dish with a finial in the shape of a standing peacock with a sprig of laurel in its beak, carved and incised details, ht. to 28 3/4 in.

Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Arthur L. and Genevieve S. Funk.
Estimate $800-1,000

in good condition with minor surface dirt and stain.

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India, Genevieve S. Funk