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Girandole

Description

Central candelabrum of girandole set has three arms with rectangular prisims decorated with cut flowers and stars. Brass pedestal in form of standing man and seated woman has background of leaves and flowers. Stepped brass and marble base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Probably
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
cut glass
marble (rock)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
cut glass
Girandole
girandoles (candleholders)
marble (rock)
Dimensions
20 x 15 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.320.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290451
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