Object Name: Lamp
Place of Origin: South India
Date: 19th century
Materials Used: Bronze
Credit Line and Accession Number: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Pal Family. X2001.11.14a,b
The knob at the front of the peacock unscrews to provide access to the oil chamber inside the bird’s body.
Source: Exhibition wall text, Flames of Devotion: Oil Lamps from South and Southeast Asia and the Himalayas.
Object Name: Stirrup spout bottle
Place of Origin: Peru, north coast
Date/Era: 100 – 800 C.E.
Dimensions: H: 27 cm (10.63 in), W: 15 cm (5.9 in), D: 14 cm (5.5 in)
Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. L. Lucas Jr.
Accession Number: X86.3922
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Plant fiber, buttons, animal bone
L: 82 cm, W: 2.2 cm
Fowler Museum at UCLA. Museum purchase. 378.521
Object Name: Mask
Culture: Mende peoples
Place of Origin: Sierra Leone
Date/Era: Collected in Liberia in 1981
Medium/Materials: Wood, raffia, cowries
Dimensions: H: 46.00 cm, W: 28.00 cm, D: 37.00 cm
Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Doran H. Ross.
Accession Number: X99.52.4
Peru, north coast
1430 – 1530 C.E.
H: 22 cm, DIAM: 16.5 cm
Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.10912