Board with Peg Lamps

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-3217

Description

Rectangular, unpainted board pierced with twenty-six round holes; holds seven uncolored glass panelled tapering cylindrical peg lamps; six of the lamps have metal burner caps in place and are filled with oil.

Details

Descriptive Terms

peg lamps
boards (flat objects)
wood (plant material)
glassblowing
glass (material)
blow molding
Wood
Glass
Blown
Lighting
Lamp, Burning-fluid

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.1000

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 x 18 1/2 x 9 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1000A-H