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Student's Lamp

Description

A double student lamp, rod-like standard on a stepped circular base with two arms holding urn-shaped fonts. It has a dark red ribbed glass shade with white glass interior (cased glass). It is now electrified.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
flashing (glassworking)
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Cased
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
fasteners
flashing (glassworking)
Glass
glass (material)
LAMP, ELECTRIC
Molded
molding (forming)
student lamps
Dimensions
21.25 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.20
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50593

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