Banana Bush Aboriginal lampshade.
This item is perfect to brighten any room and bring style!
Fabric Artist: Donna Abbot
Bush Banana is a climbing woody vine found growing on other shrubs and trees. Its flowers are creamy in colour. The thick narrow leaves grow from a short stock, and fruits are pear shaped.Bush Banana is widely distributed throughout Australia. Often vines are found growing in dry creek beds and water courses in arid zones. Bush banana is a potent plant to Aboriginal people. The fruits have good nutritional medicinal value. The extract and paste of leaves are often used to treat pains, stomach upset, flu etc.Bush Banana has got many Aboriginal names. One of the Aboriginal names is Anangkwe. Bush banana is a totemic plant that is often featured by many Aboriginal artists in their artworks.Donna Abbot is an experienced and skillful artist from Alice Spring, Northern Territory. Her usage of colour and design makes her work unique. Donna’s dreaming is Banana and she learnt painting from her parents.
Perfect for table lamps, bedside table lamps, floor lamps or ceiling lamps. Great quality and long lasting, my lamp shades are made from top quality materials and professional rolled edges.
Small: Width: 20cm Height: 18cm
Medium: Width: 25cm Height: 21cm
Large: Width: 30cm Height: 21cm
X Large: Width: 35 Height: 21cm
XX Large: Width: 40cm Height: 25cm
Note that X and XXL Large lampshades are made using two pieces of fabric due fabric width limitations, so there is a small overlap area (one piece covers most of the lampshade and then an additional piece of approx 5cm for the X Large and 10 cm for the XX Large finishes the shade at the back). The pattern may not be continuous across the overlap.
Internal diameter 40mm to suit E27 lampholder plus included optional ring with internal diameter 29mm to suit BC22 bayonet lampholder.
100% cotton fabric, metal white wire and PVC.
Shade only – no globe or lamp included.
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