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Assembly of Brass Chandeliers for the Central Atrium

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The image above illustrates the intricate brass work of the enormous chandeliers in the Central Atrium. 

Assembly begins below, as workers, surrounded by packing crates, begin piecing together the framework of elaborate brass chandeliers (photos below)

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The chandeliers are pieced together tier by tier (photo right below).  When assembly is complete, workers build scaffolding in preparation for hoisting the chandelier to the Atrium ceiling.

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Workers on scaffolding prepare to lift the chandelier while other workers on a suspended platform assist in the process (photos below).

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Click here for a tour of the finished Central Atrium,  or self-select your tour from the links below.


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Exterior Entrance Library Pre-function Hall
Conference Tunisian Room Damascene Room Atrium Prayer Room Mamluk Room
Meeting Room Bridge Reception Offices Crafts


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