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Camphene Lamp

1942.4422 (RS198902)

Description

Apple green glass lamp. Hexagonal font with alternating pattern of star and circle alternating with star and oval. Square glass base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
pressing
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
camphene lamps
Glass
glass (material)
Lamp, Camphene
Pressed
pressing
Dimensions
10.75 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.4422
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
56658

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