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Sconce

Place Made:
Possibly North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1780
Medium:
wood; tin
Dimensions:
HOA: 13″; WOA: 6″
Accession Number:
B-39
Description:
DESCRIPTION: A sconce carved from wood in a shape somewhat like that of a violin. The finish is dark, almost black. The round holder for the candle is made of tin with a seam at the back.
History:
This sconce came out of the first Hope Church was was built in 1780.
Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society