Lovely Pair of Antique Chinese Carved Archaic Style Green Serpentine & Wood Urn Lamps. Each is made of 2 Sections, carved from solid pieces of Mottled Celadon Green Serpentine.The designs are of Urns or Lidded Vessels with Carved Foo Dogs or Shi Shi Lions the Lids. Depicting Archaic Style designs of Leaves on the Urn Bodies.
Made into Table Lamps some time ago with Working Electric Fixtures & Internal Light Bulbs. They are attached to Ornate Carved Rosewood & Metal Bases with Metal Neck Accents. Exact ages unknown, likely early to early-mid 20th century.14.65 " tall x 6.1" long x 5.2 wide. 11 pounds, 2.85 ounces total.
Good to Fair overall conditions for their age: Serpentine Urns: With wear, a bit misshaped, scratches, natural inclusions & minor bruises. Wood: The wood have age splits, small chips & discolorations.Metal & Fixtures: The metal have wear, scratches, color losses & separations inside the necks. Please view my other items. There are many more wonderful Asian pieces.
Please contact me for international rates. The item "Pair of Antique Chinese Carved Archaic Style Green Serpentine & Wood Urn Lamps" is in sale since Saturday, May 17, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Figurines & Statues". The seller is "silverpaw" and is located in Santa Cruz, California.This item can be shipped to United States.