Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1810-1830

GUSN

GUSN-255458

Description

Whale oil burning lamp converted to electricity. Star patterned hexagonal font with domed top. Wafer attaches font to bulbous hexagonal pedestal on raised foot. White shade with dried floral arrangement under loose weave fabric overlay.

Details

Descriptive Terms

light bulbs
Lamp

Additional Identification Number

269.1981.1

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1999.474.1