SOLD Brass Lion Peacock Lamp 25"
Item #: 72bs17
Total Height Including Base: 25 inches or 64 cms
Base Width & Depth: 12.5 x 12.5 inches
Weight: 24 pounds or 11 kgs
- Hindu lamps are known as deepams and are lit for all festivals and pujas
- This peacock deepam has 16 lamps, 9 bells, an umbrella and many miniature bells
- The 3 legs of the lamp are fashioned from lions faces
- The lamp is on sale because the legs of the statue originally had lion's paws but one broke in shipping from India so we had to level the statue by sanding down each leg of the sculpture
- The lamp ships the same day from our California showroom
In order to light the lamp you will need a wick made from cotton along with oil or ghee as the fuel.
Lamps are lit during daily puja and all Hindu festivals. Non more so than Diwali known as the "festival of lights".
The light from the lamp symbolizes the absence of darkness, grief and sorrows and indicates inside knowledge, awareness and enlightenment. By lighting the deepam the grace of the godhead will spread all over the house, temple or meditation room.
Brass statues from India do not need much maintenance. The best way to maintain the statue is to simply dust the piece periodically to keep any dirt from accumulating. They can be used for both indoor and outdoor use.
You can use soap, warm water and a cotton cloth to periodically go over the statue to remove any dust or dirt buildup. If you are really interested in making the statue shine you can use some natural oil, like coconut oil or olive oil, and a cotton rag to wipe down the metal portions of the piece. You can use a toothbrush as well to get into the small crevices of the statue like the hands and hair.
Indian brass's durability makes it perfect for cold winters and hot summers of any climate. The metal can stand up to the harshest conditions of heat and bitter cold. We suggest you bathe the sculpture every couple of months so that dirt does not collect on the sculpture and then use a cotton cloth with some natural oil to give the statue a shine.
If you have any questions concerning your brass statue please email us at [email protected] or call us at 1(760) 994-4455.
This sculpture is in our Oceanside, California store and ready for immediate shipping. The shipping charge is automatically calculated by UPS for shipping within the United States. Each sculpture is usually shipped within 24 hours of the order with the exception of the weekend. To obtain a shipping quote simply add the statue you are interested in to your shopping cart and then select click on the "Calculate Domestic Shipping" button. Lotus Sculpture uses Instapak foam injection packing system or bubble wrap and recycled peanuts to ensure that all our pieces arrive undamaged. Click here to learn more about Lotus Sculptures packing.International Shipping
This sculpture is in our Oceanside, California store and ready for immediate shipping to anywhere in the world. If you are in Canada please select "UPS Standard to Canada" for the shipping option. If you are an international customer please select "International Shipping" during checkout. The shipping charge will be calculated as $0. Lotus Sculpture will email you the correct shipping cost subject to your approval or you may call us at 760-994-4455 or email us at [email protected] for a shipping quote. Lotus Sculpture uses Instapak foam injection packing system or bubble wrap and recycled peanuts to ensure that all our pieces arrive undamaged. Click here to learn more about Lotus Sculptures packing.