On View: Decorative Art, 20th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
13 x 5 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (33 x 13.7 x 6.4 cm) (show scale)
Roycroft trademark punched into top front surface. see file for actual mark
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Victor Toothaker (American, died 1932). Wall Sconce, 1912-1915. Hammered copper, 13 x 5 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (33 x 13.7 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 86.178. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.86.178.jpg)
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Wall sconce, hammered copper. Back plate of trefoil shaped top, slim center swelling to bulbous bottom form. Single candle arm projects forward at bottom of back plate; candle-cup with frilled decorative edging, riveted to flat projecting arm. Hole for hanging in center of top cusp.
CONDITION: Good, Roy croft stamp slightly effaced at one side.
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