A pair of 19th century Chinese tea canister lamps

£875.00

$1,090

Circa: 1850

Height: 22"

Width: 9.5"

Period: 19th Century

Location: Hungerford

A pair of 19th century Chinese export tea canister lamps. Originally for the use of exporting tea in the 19th century, these canisters have now been converted to lamps. They are currently wired to UK spec but can of course can be re-wired for any part of the world.  The height given is to the top of the bulb holder.

“Unlike the modern reproductions of these tea canister lamps, this antique pair have real character"