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Electric table lamp with shade

1949.357.1AB (RS31034)

Description

Columnar stem with Corinthian capital above rectangular body with molded cornice. Molded stepped and square base. Painted floral motifs on column, body, and base. Gilded capital and cornice. Brass electrical attachment with pineapple finial. Paper shade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
gilding
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Classical Revival
Classical Revival (European revival style)
Column
Corinthian
Corinthian order
Floral
floral patterns
Gilded
gilding
LAMP, ELECTRIC
lampshades
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Pineapple
pineapple (motif)
table lamps
Tin
tin (metal)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
30.5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.357.1AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7517

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