Hanging lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-19890

Description

Hanging hall lantern, black brass w/ frosted and etched globe and clear glass smoke bell; 3 brass chains connecting smoke bell to globe; see diagram on worksheet for globe decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hanging lamps
candle lamps
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
vine scrolls
Brass
Glass
Leaf
LANTERN, CANDLE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

New England Glass Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cambridge, USA

Dimensions

27 (H), 9.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.238

Places

Massachusetts (United States)