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Sconce

Object Number: 
1934.99
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Iron, tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 5 x 5 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 12.7 x 14 cm )
Description: 
Tall vertical tinned sheet iron wall sconce with D-shaped pan; vertical reflector has hole cut out with punches surrounding it, and hood has crimped border.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this sconce is from the home of the donor's great-great-grandfather Samuel Jones, AM, D.D. (1737-1811), outside Philadelphia.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group