A Classical Sinumbra

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Circa 1825
Cornelius & Company

Made by Cornelius & Company, this sinumbra has an elegant standard accented by foliate scrolls. The base and air draft are embellished by leaf-like decoration. The cast iron base weight is stamped C & Co and with the number 91 which is often found on marked Cornelius lamps. The lamp is done in a two tone gilt lacquer finish and is completed by a beautiful frosted and cut period shade.

Bronze, brass, and glass
Height: 29¾”

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