Lot 1472: Islamic Multi-Spouted Oil Lamp
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 13th-14th century AD. A bronze oil lamp comprising central discoid chamber on an octagonal stand, five radiating nozzles each with a flange lip, hinged domed lid flanked by two zoomorphic hinged suspension rings; calligraphic text to the base and discus. See von Gladiss, A. Glanz und Substanz. Metallarbeitung in der Sammlung des Museums f?r Islamische Kunst, Berlin, 2012 for discussion. 734 grams, 14cm (5 1/2"). From a German collection; acquired on the German art market before 1990. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.