Attractive genuine vintage Celtic cord/plait/serpent motif lamp base in colours resembling Moorcroft glaze ( no makers mark ). The lamp base is in very good condition throughout with a lustrous glaze. The ceramic part of the base stands 11’’ tall with a 3.5’’ diameter. Celtic cords/knots originated in Northern Italy and Southern Gaul and were widely interpreted during the Roman occupation. They were introduced into Ireland in the 7thC and were reinterpreted in Ireland, Wales and Scotland over the centuries Historically, serpents and snakes represent fertility or a creative life force. As snakes shed their skin through sloughing, they are symbols of rebirth, transformation, immortality, and healing. Sale includes a new neutral ivory shade. £95.00 including postage to U.K. zone 1 addresses. For postage costs to addresses outside U.K. zone 1 and overseas postage please enquire. blending popular Norse symbols.
Vintage ceramic lamp with Celtic pattern in relief.