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Camphene Lamp

1942.3183.2 (RS119140)

Description

Colorless; stained to amber later; square plinth, hexagonal body; \n Sandwich glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
pressing
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Probably Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
camphene lamps
Glass
glass (material)
Lamp, Camphene
Pressed
pressing
Dimensions
13 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3183.2
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59070

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