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Pair of Lamps

Description

Ginger jar body (with no lid). Electrified illumination. Rough clay body with runny underglaze, and blue decoration on off-white ground. Brass plate electrical fixture fitted over mouth. Semi-transparent swirl textured shade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Location of origin
china
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Lamp
lamps (lighting devices)
porcelain
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
15 1/2 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.470
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255438

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