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chandelier

chandelier

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Object Name
Lamp
chandelier
Object Type
Lighting Devices
Lighting Devices
patent date
1877-04-03
inventor
Lauth, John F.
associated place
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall-center piece: 2 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 13.97 cm x 5.3975 cm
overall-arch: 8 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in x 5/8 in; 20.955 cm x 10.795 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
DL.251751
catalog number
251751
patent number
189,110
accession number
48890
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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