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Electric Lamp

Description

Electrified lamp with glass globe in center of shaft with cylindrical brass pieces at top and bottom of globe. Top brass piece wtih switch for turning light on and off. Dished top to insert bulb. Square milk glass base with column-like feature. Glass globe in center with molded petalled decoration around body. Embossed scalloped band around top of petals. Plastic card with two pronged end originating from brass piece on shaft.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
plastic (organic material)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Electric
plastic (organic material)
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 3 (HxW), 4 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.841
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175509

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