BOBECHE

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-4075

Description

Cast scalloped edge with hole at center; top surface decorated with creature masks and winged figures; ribbed on bottom side with tiny abstract design all over.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bobeches
brass (alloy)
Brass
Mask
Winged
BOBECHE

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Africa

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

3.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.381.1

Places

Probably