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Wood and Wire Chandelier

Auction:
2255
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Wood and Wire Chandelier, New England, 18th century, iron wire hanging hook suspending a six-branch chandelier with maple candle sockets issuing from a turned maple hub by iron wire arms, hub ht. 13 1/2 in., wire hanging hook lg. 14 in.

Literature: This chandelier is illustrated in Early Lighting: A Pictorial Guide, compiled and published by the Rushlight Club. A copy of the book accompanies the chandelier.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

New England, Rushlight Club, Candle, Chandelier, Lighting, Maple, Rushlight

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