Flying Horse Lamp
SKU:
LGFG0022B

This flying horse with a lacquered wooden base is a representation of the original item from the Kansu province of the Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD). The flying swallow base symbolizes the speed and power of the horse, allowing it to straddle a bird in flight. This figure is currently the official insignia of the Government of China's National Tourism Association. This hand made figure is constructed of heavy walled brass that is sand casted, hand worked and chemically oxidized to bring out the natural green coloured patina, characteristic of oxidized brass.


Tu Fu, Chinese poet (8th century)
The Ferghana horse is gamed among nomad breeds.
Lean in build, like the point of a lance;
Four hoofs light as though born of the wind.
Heading away across the endless spaces,
Truely, you may entrust him with your life...

  • Lampshade not included.
  • Choice of lampshades - 12" Pagoda and Oval
  • 100W max.
  • Use energy saving CFL for best results.
  • Choice of power supply cord - UK/HK and North America.

Dimensions
Lamp   23.0 x 7.0 x 19.0 cm
Overall

 

Weight: 
1.60kg
Price: 
HKD $580.00

Colors available

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