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Chandelier

1998.1283A-D (RS23571)

Description

Brass two-branch chandelier w/ 2 glass lamps and 1 frosted globe; elaborate grape vine decoration on branches; 4 circles w/ sun-like frosted design on globe.

Details

Maker
E. Miller & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1867-1868
Inscriptions
On brass knob of B: ""VENUS. PAT. DEC. 10, 1867."" On wick holder of C: ""VENUS"" On brass knob of C: ""E. MILLER & CO./ MADE IN/ USA""
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CHANDELIER
chandeliers (hanging lights)
Glass
glass (material)
Vine
vine scrolls
Dimensions
39 x 33 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1283A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18606

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