Posted 23 August, 2013 by MCD in Uncategorized

Apply shaped electric torch

Theft Report.



Date of Theft: July of the year 2004

Place of Theft: National Palace of Culture, 6ª. 6th Avenue. Street area 1, Guatemala City.

Object Type: Lamp

Material: Bronze and glass.

Technique: Cast in bronze


Title: Apply shaped electric torch

Topic: ornamental

Period: Republican, Twentieth Century (c. 1943)

Author: Casa Gruber Brothers N. Y., You. S.

Register: (not)

DESCRIPTION: Apply, the electric wall lamp, Vertical rectangular base from which an arm portion of rectangular section with recesses to the side panels, which terminates in a ring, in which the handle is inserted in a splined shaft torch. The screen is white glass and is spherical. It is a unique design made to the National Palace of Guatemala, according to drawings submitted to the House Gruber Brothers, in United States.


Registry of Cultural Property. / General Cultural and Natural Heritage. Ministry of Culture and Sports.

Report: Register of Cultural Property # 45






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