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Hurricane Shade

1949.270.1 (RS119391)

Description

Clear blown glass hurricane lamp shade. Bulbous cylindrical shape, swelling at center, folded lower edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
glassblowing
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Blown
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
hurricane shades
SHADE, HURRICANE
Dimensions
21 (H), 7.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.270.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4571

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