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Milk Glass Lamp

1977.445A (RS116659)

Description

Square "Lion Base" lamps with baskets of fuit on sides; opalescent color; round chamber above with brass and tin wick holder.

Details

Maker
New England Glass Co. (Maker)
Date
1834-1867
Location of origin
Cambridge, USA
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
lead glass
opaque white glass
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
berry baskets
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Fruit Basket
Glass
glass (material)
heads (representations)
LAMP
lamps (lighting devices)
lead glass
Lion
lion
opaque white glass
Dimensions
7.469 x 3.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.445A
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4155

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