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Sconce

Date:
1800–1820
Geography:
Possibly made in England; Possibly made in United States
Culture:
American or British
Medium:
Gilt gesso, wood, wire
Dimensions:
17 x 15 3/4 in. (43.2 x 40 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of the Members of the Committee of the Bertha King Benkard Memorial Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.67.82a–c
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Mrs. Harry Horton (Bertha King) Benkard, Oyster Bay, New York, until died 1945; [Members of the Committee of the Bertha King Benkard Memorial Fund, Wilmington, Delaware, 1945–1946]
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