Chinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th CenturyChinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th Century

An elaborate paktong lamp with cloisonné panels decorating the base and a pierced border edge.

The lamp has a heavy paktong metal base decorated with cloisonné panels and a pierced shade holder. Each cloisonné panel has a different design of a food vessel or flowers. Each design is very colorful on a black ground. The lamp has a removable inner oil reservoir and wick assembly. The thick glass shade is held in place by a metal ring which screws into the wick and reservoir.

The lamp has no marks or labels.

MEASUREMENTS

4” (10.2 cm) tall x 2 ¾” (7.0 cm) long x 2 ¾” (7.0 cm) wide. Weighs 10.3 oz (290 g)

CONDITION

The glass shade is cracked and was re-glued. The cloisonné panels show wear and some pitting and chipping of the enamels. The bottom of the base has numerous small dents.

An intricate and detailed Chinese opium lamp from the 19th century with much history.

ITEM ID
A-2760
COLOR
Black, Blue, Clear, Green, Silver
ITEM TYPE
Antique

Chinese Paktong and Cloisonné Enamel Opium Lamp 19th Century

$475

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