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Lamp frame

Description

Brass-plated frame for hall hanging lamp. Constructed of a thin metal bulb-shaped frame w/ coiled wire patterning. Frame connected at bottom to a pressed tin candle holder w/ foliate detail and a drop finial. The cast-iron loop at top for hanging has a pressed tin foliated base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
pressing
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle lamps
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
LAMP, CANDLE
Pressed
pressing
Slip Cast
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
28 x 15.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3577
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20410

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