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BOBECHE

1977.381.1 (RS116621)

Description

Cast scalloped edge with hole at center; top surface decorated with creature masks and winged figures; ribbed on bottom side with tiny abstract design all over.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Location of origin
Africa
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
BOBECHE
bobeches
Brass
brass (alloy)
Mask
Winged
Dimensions
3.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.381.1
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4075

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