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Girandole Candelabrum

1970.680.1 (RS115495)

Description

Square white marble base supporting cast bronze figure, frontal view of middle eastern prince with robes, turban and sword, holding a palm fern. Surmounted by leafy scrolled candle arms with leafy bobeche with turned sockets. The bobeche with crystals/prisms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1950
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
glass (material)
marble (rock)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Bronze
bronze (metal)
Candelabrum
casting (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
girandoles (candleholders)
Glass
glass (material)
Man
Marble
marble (rock)
men (male humans)
Orientalism
Slip Cast
Dimensions
23.375 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.680.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64317

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