Vintage hanging brass oil lamp in the shape of a majestic mythical peacock crafted with long link 90 cm long brass chain and a peacock hook.
The beautifully hand engraved body of the bird acts as a reservoir for oil while the spout at the bottom is the location for the lamp wick.
Handcrafted using the "Lost Wax" process of metal casting as per traditional century old practises by skilled Asian artisans from the South of India.
Always an integral part of the prayer room, the presence of these oil lamps remains an important aspect of ritual worship offered to a deity in most Indian homes.
Measures: Length of lamp with chain: 120 cm
Length of only the chain: 90 cm
The peacock measures: Length 15 cm x Height 17 cm x Width 8 cm
Weight: 1.750 kilograms