The world famous Smithsonian Castle in Washington DC is a picturesque castle composed of red sandstone and Medieval-Revival architectural details. Details like the large circular window that sits high above its northern entrance. This north-facing window was strategically placed to catch the light of the sun. The beautiful window is dissected by a bold patterned design. The windows concept and appearance inspired our Smithsonian Saxon Collection. Composed of durable steel and finished in a smooth Cordoban Bronze finish these beautiful fixtures are available in various window-inspired silhouettes. Evocative of the castles window all of the canopies and backplates in the collection feature reflective mirror glass segmented by the same pattern. Capture some of the beauty of the Smithsonian Castle for your home with this unique collection. This convertible Semi-Flush provides widespread ambient lighting.