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1949.723A-D (RS119834)

Description

Lamp: green painted cylinder. Five-sided door on bottom half hinged at right. Applied C-shaped handles at top with triangular vents inside. Stencilled floral motif at front and on door. Lid: circular, domed. Applied three-lobed handle at center. Stencilled top. Warming cup: Unpainted. Circular bottom, straight sides; two tab-like handles on lip. Cylindrical burner: Tab-handle on side; domed top .

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
stenciling
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Lamp
lamps (lighting devices)
painting (coating)
stenciling
tin (metal)
Dimensions
9 1/4 x 9 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.723A-D
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7779

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