Maker unknown :Chinese oil lamp in the shape of a gryphon. ca 1900?

Date
1880 - 1920
By
Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936
Ref
Curios-028-033
Description

A gryphon or similar animal with a lamp wick on its head, its tail forming a funnel for pouring oil into. The back of the creature is bird-like with a circular ornamental figure supporting it in the place of back legs

Quantity: 1 curio(s).

Physical Description: Brass, 130 x 100 x 70 mm

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 curio(s), Curios, Brasswork (Visual works), Brass, 130 x 100 x 70 mm
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