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Kerosene Lamp

1977.748AB (RS116746)

Description

Colorless glass vasi form chimney; base blown in three-part mold; font with six oval indentations around waist, each with concave oval centers with red over paint; round foot with intaglio scallop design, red flashing on lower section of foot.

Details

Maker
The P. & A. Mfg. Co. (Maker)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Circular burner knop stamped ""ACORN"" and ""The P. & A. Mfg. Co.""
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
acorn
Acorn
Glass
glass (material)
kerosene lamps
Lamp
Lamp, Kerosene
Dimensions
9.5 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.748AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4540

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Acorn

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