Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-4321

Description

Bulbous half-round, late ginger jar form terminating in flat circular base; course white/grey clay body; underglaze cobalt blue enamel docoration in stylized landscape (very minimal willow-type pattern); fitted to electricity; permanently attached to circular carved teakwood stand (Japanese).

Details

Descriptive Terms

lamps (lighting devices)
porcelain
enameling
teak (wood)
underglazing
willow (wood)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Enameled
Teak
Willow
LAMP

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Asia; Korea; Japan

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

18 x 6.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.623

Places

Possibly