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Sconce (one of a pair)

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Gilded. Small shaped wall plaques, scroll branches, grapevine entwined, support bobeches of grape design and shaped candlesockets with pierced edges. Blue and white, and red and white, Bohemian type glass oil lamps with double wicks fit into sockets.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate L. Cotharin in memory of Miss Mary E. Bartlett

1850–80

Object Place

Probably Massachusetts

Dimensions

17.78 x 7.3 x 19.68 cm (7 x 2 7/8 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.572a

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Lighting Devices