Gasoliers

Chandeliers for gas lamps; the term is used especially for such fixtures dating to the early usage of electricity in homes, when distinguishing such chandeliers from chandeliers with electric lights or candles.

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20585
Names
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gasolier
gasaliers
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gaselier Dutch
araña de gas Spanish
araña para gas Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300180232. The J. Paul Getty Trust.