Liquid Burning Lamp
Pressed clear glass camphene(?) lamp, of goblet form, its domed top has straight tapered sides with waffle & thump print pattern and a notched rim. There is an outflared hexogonal stem and hexogonal base, with metal fitting at the top. It is now fitted as an electric lamp with a six-sided white silky shade.
New England Glass Co. (Maker)
On the bottom underside, there is a NFL paper jelly label with the inscription of: Loaned/by/N.F. Little .
- Location of origin
- Cambridge, USA
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Lighting Device
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
LAMP, CAMPHENE/ ELECTRIC
- 9.75 x 4.5 (HxW), 7 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little