This Cordoba grand lamp is crafted in classic arabesque, reminiscent of the granduer of Cordoba, Spain. This lamp features an intricate and mesmerizing design with an antique finish that contrasts with the brilliantly illuminated alabaster nesting inside.
Story Behind the Art:
- Setting: Indoor/outdoor
- Fixture finish: Natural alabaster
- On/off line switch
- Number of lights: One (1)
- Requires any candlebra base bulb; not included with lamp
- Dimensions: 12 inches high x 4 inches square
All of these oriental alabaster products are made by the same workshop and have been for the past 12 years. Artisan Mr. Mahmoud Abdel Nabi, who was born in the Egyptian countryside, but moved to Cairo and grew up there from an early age. Mr. Abdel Nabi has worked in the field of marble, alabaster and stone for most of his adult life. Oriental alabaster is a translucent marble found only in Egypt. The ancient Pharaohs utilized this marble in many aspects of their daily lives and religious ceremonies. Its use in Egypt has been carried down to the present day. Of course, giving work to people is called 'opening homes,' here in Egypt. To be able to help people by giving them work, is not only a responsibility, but a pleasure. What is Worldstock?The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.