Pair of wrought iron and brass lamp bases, Cyril Colnik, Milwaukee, first half of the twentieth century.
Two matching electric lamp bases. Hammered copper socket cup with wrought iron petals. Wrought iron pedestal in three parts joined with cast iron balls; central round pillar wrapped with wrought iron vine. Cast brass leaves and flowers applied near base are painted red green, and gold. Domed base wrapped with twisted iron band.
|Creator||Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958 (Search Europeana for this person)|
|Country||United States of America|
|Collection||Wisconsin Historical Society|
|Rights||(c) 2008 by Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum. Contact the owner for more information. http://www.cavtmuseums.org/|
((c) 2008 by Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum. Contact the owner for more information. http://www.cavtmuseums.org/)
|Subject Terms||Metalwork, Lamp (lighting device), Lighting device, Furnishings (artifacts), Furnishings and equipment|