Brass lamps

Brass lamps
Title
Brass lamps
Date 
1825-1850
Medium 
Brass, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 20 1/2 x 17 1/2 x 8 in. ( 52.1 x 44.4 x 20.3 cm )
Description 
Set of three brass lamps, one (1940.49a-e) with two arms; with an urn atop column, foliate- edged ring around top of urn with two eagles, and lotus finial; holes to hang prisms on urn ring and central foliate ring; frosted glass shades with floral motifs: cylindrical glass chimneys.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Mary Clinton Brown, presented in memory of Caroline Hamilton Brown
Object Number 
1940.49a-e
Gallery Label 
These lamps belonged to the Clinton family. The prisms are missimg from them.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group