Chandelier

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-258297

Description

Chandelier with grapevine patterned chains and arms. Six s-shaped arms terminate in electrified candle shaped lights. Each candle shaft is covered with a paper sleeve. Each candle is set into a bobeche that suspends ten cut crystal prisms.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chandeliers (hanging lights)
brass (alloy)
crystal (lead glass)
paper (fiber product)
electric wiring
Chandelier

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

41 x 29 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman

Accession Number

1951.201