Furniture and Decorative Arts of Sri Lanka

Dublin Core

Title

Table

Subject

Furniture

Description

Octagonal top table, supported on a single turned base, ending with a tripod

Source

Adisham Monastery, Haputale, Sri Lanka

Date

19th/20th century

Relation

Full size, from top
Whole

Identifier

ad.13

FDASL Item Type Metadata

Place of Creation

Sri Lanka

Measurements (H: W: L:)

49.5 x 34.9 cm. (19 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.)

Materials

Tropical hardwood

Techniques

Carved and joined

Features

Octagonal top

Notes

Home (until 1961), and collection of Sir Thomas Lister Villiers, b.1869 - d.1959, who in 1906 became the chairman of George Stuart and Co. Colombo

Citation

"Table," online in Digital Library for International Research Archive, Item #10948, http://dlir.org/archive/items/show/10948 (accessed May 28, 2024).

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