Student's Lamp

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-50593

Description

A double student lamp, rod-like standard on a stepped circular base with two arms holding urn-shaped fonts. It has a dark red ribbed glass shade with white glass interior (cased glass). It is now electrified.

Details

Descriptive Terms

student lamps
electric lamps (lighting device forms)
fasteners
brass (alloy)
flashing (glassworking)
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Glass
Brass
Molded
Cased
LAMP, ELECTRIC

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

21.25 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.20