Interior Tour of Unity Temple
Hanging Light Fixtures

The hanging light fixtures are reminiscent of Japanese design, but with their exposed electrical cords wrapped in gold silk thread they are an early example of expressing function in an artistic way. The round ball of the globe is a punctuation mark in the dominant rectilinearity of the room.

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Text by the Unity Temple Restoration Foundation, Copyright © 1996, 1997 All Rights Reserved.
The interior photographs of Unity Temple on this tour are reproductions of photographs owned
by Judith Bromley, Copyright © 1996, 1997 All Rights Reserved.
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