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Camphene Lamp

1971.1338.1AB (RS80655)

Description

Elongated brass base with rectangular stem and circular foot; colorless glass dome or chimney with molded thumbprint and flame design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
camphene lamps
fingerprints
Flame
flames
Glass
glass (material)
LAMP, CAMPHENE
Thumbprint
Dimensions
10.25 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1338.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6547
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