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Chandelier

Description

Gray-painted inverted pear-form with mushroom-shaped top pieced at sides with three wrought iron candle arms; each candle arm with flat circular drip pan and candle cup. Hangs from a metal cap with ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
CHANDELIER
chandeliers (hanging lights)
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
7 x 14 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.330
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2322

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