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Object ID 1975.017.014
Object Name Lamp
Collection Household/Domestic
Credit line Bequest of Lydia Laird
Year Range from 1800
Year Range to 1850
Description Suspended hallway lantern with a glass chimney decorated with silver bands of Greek Key and wave designs. The chimney and candle it contains are suspended from the ceiling by a single chain that divides into three short suspension chains at a glass smoke plate several inches above the chimney. There are griffin head motifs where the chains attach to the chimney.
Dimensions H-12.5 Dia-11 inches
Dimension Details 12 1/2 inches=height of bottom section; 11 inches=diam. at the top
Owned Lydia Laird
Provenance Bequest of Lydia Laird.
Subjects Lamps
Light fixtures
Lighting
Glassware
People Laird, Lydia
Search Terms Lamps
Glass
Lydia Laird
Lighting
Light Fixtures
Room Front Hall (First Floor)
Material Glass; brass
Place of Origin Possibly Anglo-Irish