Candle Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1750-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2248

Description

Triangular shaped block of wood hollowed at one edge, lined with metal and fitted with candle cup; arched wood handle at flat back; painted dark red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candle lamps
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Wood
Tin
Painted
Lamp, Candle

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

5 3/4 x 4 3/8 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.261