Block shaped and covered in old Chinese characters! These were wired into lamps circa 1950s-60s (about 70yrs ago) and the porcelain sections were probably old at that time.
So, more than 100yrs old. Once vases, they were drilled to make these elegant table lamps. Extended they stand about 29 tall.
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The seller is "theurbanarcheologist" and is located in Tracyton, Washington. This item can be shipped worldwide.