C. 206 BC – 9 AD - Han Dynasty
An interesting and RARE example of a bronze gilded lamp in the form of an Ox. There is a hinge on the back which opens for use as an oil receptacle. The spout ensures that any leftover fuel will flow back into the hollow body.
Nice detail with some green and red surfaces deposits. RARE PIECE.
Size: 90mm x 152mm approx
Ref: Similar example the Metropolitan Museum of Art website.
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- RARA dinastia Han
- Bronzo dorato
- Lampada a forma di bue - 90 mm x 152 mm circa
- Secolo / Intervallo di tempo
- C. 206 BC – 9 AD - Han Dynasty
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