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Hanging lamp with cover

Square base on lion's paw feet. Base surmounted by facing cat and rabbit. Shaft in shape of tree trunk with sprays of leaves and acorns, limbs at top hung with detachable rings from which miniature lamps are suspended, each by two chains attached to tops of lamps. Lamps serve as containers for...

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Credit Line

Gift of Ralph Lowell in memory of A. Lawrence Lowell from his Cousin Ralph Lowell

Italian, Late 19th century

Object Place

Naples (?) "in the Pompeiian manner"

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 17" W. 8 1/2" D. 3 5/8"

Accession Number

65.207.3a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork