Oil lamp for a sconce (one of a pair)

1850–80


Accession Number

33.573b

Medium or Technique

Glass, cased and cut

On View

The Heide Family Galleries (Gallery 238B)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Lighting devices

Gilt metal wall sconce with scroll branches, grapevine entwined, support bobeches of grape design and shaped candlesockets with pierced edges. Red and white, cased (overlay) glass oil lamp with double wicks fits into socket.

Credit Line

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