Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24580

Description

Four piece electric lamp w/ polychrome enameled square brass base, cobalt glass cup-shaped body w/ enameled rim, enameled brass lid supporting light bulb and harp, and white satin shade trimmed w/ blue. A= Lamp B= Shade

Details

Descriptive Terms

electric lamps (lighting device forms)
brass (alloy)
enameling
glass (material)
molding (forming)
satin
Brass
Glass
Satin
Molded
Enameled
LAMP, ELECTRIC

Inscription

Stamped on socket for bulb: ""PRESS/ PAULDING/ 250W--250V""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 x 9 x 9 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5402AB