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Argand lamp

Description

Electrified lamps in neoclassical form. Square base. Tapering columnar form w/ turned rings surmounted by amphora-shaped font. Single brass arm projects from column, terminating in vertical burner apparatus, now electrified. (Frosted glass globe vertically sectioned by clear glass stripes--1932.783 A&B).

Details

Maker
Jones, John B. (Maker)
Date
1825-1850
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
bronze (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Argand lamps
Bronze
bronze (metal)
LAMP, OIL
Dimensions
12.375 x 12.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.452.1
Credit Line
Bequset of Grace Gordon Latimer
GUSN
17093

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