Pair of wall sconces

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-258304

Description

Pair of wall sconces with glass globes and crystal prisms. Sconces have a round base plate that affixes to wall, plain vertical post, and scalloped edged ring that supports the glass globe and hanging crystal prisms. Glass globe is pear shaped with flared rim and etched with a floral and grape cluster motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sconces
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
crystal (lead glass)
electric wiring
Sconce

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

8 x 3 1/2 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman

Accession Number

1951.202