6-piece Brass Ceiling Light

Object Name: 
6-piece Brass Ceiling Light

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Object Name: 
6-piece Brass Ceiling Light
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.4.23
Dimensions: 
a) Light Assembly H: 13.5 cm, Diam (max): 16 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1920-1929
Primary Description: 
Translucent "gold Aurene", "Calcite", and transparent green lead glass; blown. (a-e) Circular flared 2 1/4" fitter rim; rounded shoulder curvilinearly swells to crimped rim; green feathering begins at crimped rim and rises towards upper fitter rim; unmarked. (f) Brass and colorless lead glass; fabricated. Brass ceiling fixture with five curvilinear arms joined with a circular band, supports five bell shape socket shade holders with finials; teardrop and spherical shape glass piece hang from brass as adornments.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Thornton, Sarah Hawkes (Mrs. James), Source
1975-04-17
Technique: