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Electric lamp

1998.560A-C (RS21706)

Description

Brass lamp on pedestal w/ domed milk glass shade w/ swirled decoration. Clear glass chimney. Electrified. A= Base B= Shade C= Chimney

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Engraved on top of oil cap: ""BREVETE(?)/ TITO-LANDI/ PARIS""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
Glass
glass (material)
LAMP, ELECTRIC
Dimensions
10.75 (H), 7.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.560A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19969

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