Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-55752

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

Descriptive Terms

lamps (lighting devices)
bronze (metal)
crystal (lead glass)
marble (rock)
glass (material)
Bronze
Crystal
Marble
Lamp

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

30.625 x 13.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1988.91