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Object Timeline

1930

  • Work on this object began.

1940

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

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Sentinel Light

This is a light. It was made by Chase Brass & Copper Co.. It is dated 1930–40 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is brass, plastic, electric cord. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mel Byars. It is credited Gift of Mel Byars.

Its dimensions are

36 x 12 cm (14 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Sentinel Light; Made by Chase Brass & Copper Co. (United States); brass, plastic, electric cord; 36 x 12 cm (14 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.); Gift of Mel Byars; 1991-59-117

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