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Lamp

Description

Square stepped base of alternating white marble squares and decorative gilt bronze moldings. Surmounted by a bronze ribbed columnar support with a spool turning at base and a tulip-like floral top supporting the electrified elements and the shade. Frosted circular bulbous shade with etched berry motif, tapering to narrower neck at top. Hanging cut prisms of alternating size.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Material
bronze (metal)
crystal (lead glass)
glass (material)
marble (rock)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Bronze
bronze (metal)
Crystal
crystal (lead glass)
glass (material)
Lamp
lamps (lighting devices)
Marble
marble (rock)
Dimensions
30.625 x 13.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.91
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
55752

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