Chinese Provincial Covered Rice Barrel now a Lamp
Item 155: $2,600
A colorful Chinese provincial covered rice barrel mounted as a lamp, featuring four cartouches decorated with naive hand painted naturalistic scenes (flowers, birds, butterflies, etc.), surmounted on a circular painted wooden base; includes a blue & white porcelain finial & burlap pleated shade. China, c. 1880. Dimensions: 33", overall (finial to base). Barrel dimensions: 13 1/2" Dia. x 13 1/2" H.