Object Name: Lamp
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.