Furniture and Decorative Arts of Sri Lanka

Dublin Core

Title

Table

Subject

Furniture

Description

Side table with four round tops attached to a pedestal, lacquer work with bands of applied colors, supported by four flat legs with scrolled feet

Source

National Museum of Sri Lanka, Colombo

Date

1850-1899

Relation

Full size, from top
Whole

Identifier

nmc1971.14.1

FDASL Item Type Metadata

Period

2nd half 19th century

Place of Creation

SW Sri Lanka

Measurements (H: W: L:)

104 x 76 cm. (40 9/10 x 29 9/10 in.)

Materials

Lacquer on hardwood

Techniques

Turned and joined

Features

Four round tops

Local name

Teapoy

Citation

"Table," online in Digital Library for International Research Archive, Item #228, http://dlir.org/archive/items/show/228 (accessed June 30, 2022).

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