Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-50624

Description

Of bulbous square form, cast with a rondel(?) on each side of a woman's face in high relief. It is within a honeycomb reserve and foliate elements at the sides, on four paw form feet. It is a kerosene lamp that has been eletrified. It has a bronze and pewter finish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lamps (lighting devices)
bronze (metal)
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
metal
white metal
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Unidentified Metal
Bronze
Slip Cast
Woman
Pewter
LAMP

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10.75 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.56