See more objects with the color black darkolivegreen or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline



  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.


  • You found it!

Sconce (USA)

This is a Sconce. It was manufactured by Knoll International. It is dated ca. 1974 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is acrylic,metal,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

120 x 14 x 17.5 cm (47 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sconce (USA); Manufactured by Knoll Textiles (United States); acrylic,metal,electric cord; 120 x 14 x 17.5 cm (47 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.); Gift of Mel Byars; 1991-59-2

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Sconce (USA) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=4 December 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>