Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-5039

Description

a) Vase: semicircular body, sloping shoulder, short neck, everted lip; Rose Mandarin design; brass cover with turned wood base; fitted for electricity. b) Raw silk circular lamp shade with concave sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lamps (lighting devices)
brass (alloy)
porcelain
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
medallions (ornament areas)
rose (genus)
Porcelain
Brass
Silk
Rose Mandarin
LAMP

Pattern

Rose Mandarin

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

9.75 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.451AB