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Electric "Bottle" Lamp

1991.313 (RS21063)

Description

Olive-brown color with double "collared" rim on long tapered neck and cylindrical base. Fitted as an electrical lamp with clip-on paper shade. The underside has deep "kick up" base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
glassblowing
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Blown
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
Lamp, Electric
Dimensions
12 (H), 5 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.313
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2305

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