Electric "Bottle" Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1750-1820

GUSN

GUSN-2305

Description

Olive-brown color with double "collared" rim on long tapered neck and cylindrical base. Fitted as an electrical lamp with clip-on paper shade. The underside has deep "kick up" base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

electric lamps (lighting device forms)
glassblowing
glass (material)
Glass
Blown
Lamp, Electric

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

12 (H), 5 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.313