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Girandole

Description

Rectangular base of black and gold marble; stamped, gilt metal support consisting of young boy and dog and various foliate and floral forms. Bobeche of flaring leaves from which dangle rectangular glass prisms. Flared candle cup with foliate decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Material
glass (material)
marble (rock)
metal
painting (coating)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Boy
Dog
dog (animal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Girandole
girandoles (candleholders)
Glass
glass (material)
Marble
marble (rock)
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
13.75 x 5.625 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.50.2
Credit Line
Gift of Louise Stimson
GUSN
25680

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