Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Crystal tulip lamp shade

Crystal tulip lamp shade

Belonged to Khan Bibi Khanum (Galin Khanum)

Item Details

  • Date late 19th/early 20th century
  • Notes

    According to Nasrin Masʻudi Khurasani, the candle was put in the metal base of the lamp, in which a spring was installed. When the candle burned, the uncoiled spring kept the candle always in the middle of the lamp

  • Dimensions 51 x 12 cm
  • Collections Malik Sultan Khanum Masoudi Khurasani
  • Repository Masoudi Khurasani Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 13 April 2016
  • Last Edited 23 June 2016
  • Record no. 13117A20
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