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English translation: crystal chandelier

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Catalan term or phrase:aranya de cristall (architectural feature)
English translation:crystal chandelier
Entered by: Berni Armstrong
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23:38 Nov 30, 2004
Catalan to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture / Public Architecture
Catalan term or phrase: aranya de cristall (architectural feature)
From a description of the Palau de la Generalitat. To my shame, I must confess never having entered its portals. Does anybody know what this is exactly. Some great web like structure, or what?

ORIGINAL: "Destaca un Sant Jordi de Frederic Marés i l’enorme ***aranya de cristall*** de dos pisos. És el primer gran espai renaixentista de Barcelona"
Berni Armstrong
Local time: 06:06
crystal chandelier
Explanation:
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Note added at 10 mins (2004-11-30 23:48:56 GMT)
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Web del presidente de la Generalidad de Cataluña - El Salón de ...
... Salón de Sant Jordi (s.XVI-XVII), con pinturas históricas y alegóricas de Cataluña (1928). *** Araña de cristal *** del Salón de Sant Jordi. ...
www10.gencat.net/president/AppJava/ es/palau/espaisemblematics/salosantjordi.jsp

Venta de ARAÑA DE CRISTAL Y BRONCE Y ESTILO IMPERIO - Donde ...
ARAÑA DE CRISTAL Y BRONCE Y ESTILO IMPERIO Arañas Iluminación Antigüedades
Arte y Antigüedades comprar y vender en MercadoLibre. ...
www.mercadolibre.com.ar/ jm/item?site=MLA&id=14206799

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Note added at 20 mins (2004-11-30 23:59:19 GMT)
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Sorry, the page in english:

Website of the president of the Generalitat of Catalonia - Saló ... - (Generalitat Palace), Symbolic places, ... The part of the Palau that gives onto the Plaça de Sant Jaume, communicating with ... *** Chandelier of the Saló de Sant Jordi ***. ...
www10.gencat.net/president/AppJava/ en/palau/espaisemblematics/salosantjordi.jsp
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Andrés Martínez
Spain
Local time: 06:06
Grading comment
Thanks. Maybe this is where Bowie did his "Glass Spider" tour ;-)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +4crystal chandelier
Andrés Martínez


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
crystal chandelier


Explanation:
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Note added at 10 mins (2004-11-30 23:48:56 GMT)
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Web del presidente de la Generalidad de Cataluña - El Salón de ...
... Salón de Sant Jordi (s.XVI-XVII), con pinturas históricas y alegóricas de Cataluña (1928). *** Araña de cristal *** del Salón de Sant Jordi. ...
www10.gencat.net/president/AppJava/ es/palau/espaisemblematics/salosantjordi.jsp

Venta de ARAÑA DE CRISTAL Y BRONCE Y ESTILO IMPERIO - Donde ...
ARAÑA DE CRISTAL Y BRONCE Y ESTILO IMPERIO Arañas Iluminación Antigüedades
Arte y Antigüedades comprar y vender en MercadoLibre. ...
www.mercadolibre.com.ar/ jm/item?site=MLA&id=14206799

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Note added at 20 mins (2004-11-30 23:59:19 GMT)
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Sorry, the page in english:

Website of the president of the Generalitat of Catalonia - Saló ... - (Generalitat Palace), Symbolic places, ... The part of the Palau that gives onto the Plaça de Sant Jaume, communicating with ... *** Chandelier of the Saló de Sant Jordi ***. ...
www10.gencat.net/president/AppJava/ en/palau/espaisemblematics/salosantjordi.jsp


Andrés Martínez
Spain
Local time: 06:06
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Thanks. Maybe this is where Bowie did his "Glass Spider" tour ;-)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Parrot
33 mins
  -> Gràcies Parrot, salutacions

agree  Sheila Hardie
7 hrs
  -> Gràcies Sheila

agree  Martin Perazzo
8 hrs
  -> Gràcies Martin

agree  Andy Watkinson: "xactly
14 hrs
  -> Thank you andycw
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