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Title

Ceramic: lamp

Description

One glazed black and tan ceramic oil lamp in the form of a flattened bowl with a broad rim and a shallow narrow base. Lamp inner surface glazed black. Lamp rim contains a channel cut-out at one end and an elongated flange-shaped handle at the other. Rim upper surface presents moulded decorations of ridges and dots. Lamp underside is unglazed.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

125x96x41mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.257

Usage Rights

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Period

Song Dynasty (960-1279 AD)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: lamp,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed June 20, 2018, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/686.