Light Fixture

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-64454

Description

Round styles shaped with side brackets enclose cylindrical etched glass shade with view of Brooklyn Bridge on each side surrounded by geometric and foliate forms. Originally gas, now electric. General East Lake decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ceiling fixtures (lighting fixtures)
brass (alloy)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
bridges (built works)
Fixture, Lighting
Fixture, Ceiling
Glass
Etched
Brass
Bridge
Fixture, Ceiling

Associated Building

Subject Brooklyn Bridge,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

40 x 12 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.563

Places

New York state (United States)