A Hall Lantern

New England
Circa 1835

This stunning rare hanging fixture features a frosted and cut glass shade which is ornamented with lyre and floral motifs surmounted by a foliate stamped and patinated brass ring. Suspended by three chains, the fixture is topped with a clear smoke bell.


Classical America 1815-1845, The Newark Museum, no. 195.

Patinated brass, glass
Height: 32½”

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