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Chandelier

1951.201 (RS159188)

Description

Chandelier with grapevine patterned chains and arms. Six s-shaped arms terminate in electrified candle shaped lights. Each candle shaft is covered with a paper sleeve. Each candle is set into a bobeche that suspends ten cut crystal prisms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Material
brass (alloy)
crystal (lead glass)
electric wiring
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Chandelier
chandeliers (hanging lights)
crystal (lead glass)
electric wiring
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
41 x 29 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1951.201
Credit Line
Gift of the children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman
GUSN
258297

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