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Oil lamp

1998.1042AB (RS23790)

Description

Oil lamp w/ glass shade; round base w/ sunburst incised decoration on bottom; ringed handle on side of base; glass shade w/ meandered top rim.

Details

Maker
Plume & Atwood (Maker)
Date
1883-1890
Inscriptions
Embossed on lamp base: ""FIRESIDE/ PLUME & ATWOOD/ PAT. JAN.16.83 & FEB.11.73.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
Glass
glass (material)
LAMP, OIL
oil lamps
Possibly brass (alloy)
Dimensions
5.5 x 7.25 (HxW), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1042AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19282

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