This vintage 37 cm tall brass oil lamp or Kuthu Vilakku or Deepam as it is traditionally called with a majestic peacock and 7 oil and wick spouts atop a round base is handcrafted by artisans from South India.
Mounted on an elegant round base or pedestal, the pillar of the lamp has been crafted with smooth curves displaying the artisans skill.
These lamps are usually handed down from one generation to the next, signifying as per the Hindu tradition, the moving from darkness of life into light bringing joy and prosperity to all.
Measures: Height of the lamp is 37 cm with a bottom diameter of 12 cm and the top diameter of the spouts also measuring 12 cm.
The peacock measures 9 cm.
Weight: 1. 750 kilograms
Note: The lamp has been handcrafted in 3 parts and can be unscrewed for easy cleaning and polishing.