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1998.5402AB (RS24113)

Description

Four piece electric lamp w/ polychrome enameled square brass base, cobalt glass cup-shaped body w/ enameled rim, enameled brass lid supporting light bulb and harp, and white satin shade trimmed w/ blue. A= Lamp B= Shade

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Inscriptions
Stamped on socket for bulb: ""PRESS/ PAULDING/ 250W--250V""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
enameling
glass (material)
molding (forming)
satin
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
Enameled
enameling
Glass
glass (material)
LAMP, ELECTRIC
Molded
molding (forming)
Satin
satin
Dimensions
17 x 9 x 9 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5402AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24580

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