X2001.11.66 Incense burner

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Object Name: Incense burner

Artist: Unknown

Place of Origin: Rajasthan, India

Date: 19th century

Dimensions: H: 19.00 cm, W: 9.50 cm, D: 20.00 cm

Materials Used: Brass

Credit Line and Accession Number: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Pal Family. X2001.11.66

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The upper body of the peacock is hinged where it joins the handle and can be lifted up, allowing incense to be placed in the body.

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

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