Glass Shade

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-4157

Description

Clear, blown hurricane globe on "Lion Base" opalescent lamp.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lampshades
glasses (lighting device components)
lead glass
glass (material)
Glass
LAMP

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Probably New England Glass Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cambridge, USA

Dimensions

4.125 (H), 2.906 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.445.1