X2001.11.61 Lamp

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Object Name: Lamp

Artist: Unknown

Place of Origin: Tamil Nadu, India

Date: 20th century

Dimensions: H: 26.30 cm, W: 35.00 cm, D: 9.00 cm

Materials Used: Brass

Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Pal Family.

Accession Number: X2001.11.61


The leaping figures at the base are mythical creatures known as vyala.

Source: Exhibition wall text, Flames of Devotion: Oil Lamps from South and Southeast Asia and the Himalayas.