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1971.470.2AB (RS80656)

Description

Circular plate affixed to wall; projecting S-shaped arm with ring at end which holds b. original U-shaped glass hurricane shade; silver plated brass candlesocket with inverted bell-shaped pendant.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1808
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
plate (material)
SCONCE
sconces
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1971.470.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5121

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