Chandelier Section

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Object Name: 
Chandelier Section
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.2.224
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam (max): 26.5 cm, Circumference: 84.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1780
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass, with gray cast; blown and cut. Large spheroid with circular openings at opposite ends of one axis; flat cut decoration: three bold floral festoons, ends "tied" by engraved bow from which depend two thistle-like tassels.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Former Collection
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection