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Glass girandole

1976.166.2 (RS193160)

Description

Glass girandole with two arms. Cut glass bobeche has nine suspended drops. Split beaded chains with large drop at one end run from each bobeche up to a glass dome hung with four drops. Flattened molded glass finial. Rectangular base with cut glass sides. Metal plate supports arms and center shaft. Metal appears to be silvered or tinned copper alloy.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Inscriptions
"7" (stamped)
"8" (stamped)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Girandole
girandoles (candleholders)
Dimensions
23 3/8 x 15 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1976.166.2
GUSN
17435

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