Pair of porcelain lamps

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-267582

Description

Pair of Meissen porcelain lamps painted with alternating scenes of flowers and a man and woman in eighteenth century costumes. Attached to carved wooden bases.

Details

Descriptive Terms

electric lamps (lighting device forms)
porcelain
electric wiring
Lamp

Inscription

"Japan" (Printed label )

Maker

Meissen (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Germany

Dimensions

28 1/2 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Margaret Rice Lyman

Accession Number

1978.101