Wall Sconce

about 1800


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

86.36 cm (34 in.)

Accession Number

43.133a

Medium or Technique

Wood

On View

Oak Hill: Dining Room (Gallery 121A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Gilded. Spread eagle with ball in mouth atop urn (?) on molded vertical bar with ribbon-bow above and reeded section with acanthus spray below, pendent tassels, three scroll arms twisted at sockets, acanthus midway, shaped glass bobeche and cut-glass drops.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Theresa L. Merriam