Camphene Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-59070

Description

Colorless; stained to amber later; square plinth, hexagonal body; \n Sandwich glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.3183.2

Places

Probably Pennsylvania (United States)
Probably