Camphene Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-56658

Description

Apple green glass lamp. Hexagonal font with alternating pattern of star and circle alternating with star and oval. Square glass base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

camphene lamps
glass (material)
pressing
Glass
Pressed
Lamp, Camphene

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

10.75 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4422

Places

Massachusetts (United States)