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Clear glass chimney (replacement); cylindrical, slightly bulbous below waist, tapering again to base; lamp is brass plated copper; foot has punched quatrefoil motif at base, steps upward to ring turned stem which has punched air vents; font is bulbous with ring turning and stepped shoulder to cylindrical burner screw cap on shoulder.
punching (surface marking technique)
Chimney stamped ""MACBETH No 123 PEARGLASS D""; lamp stamped on side of shoulder ""THE ROCHESTER"" PAT JAN 15 1884.
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
11.75 (H), 6.25 (diameter) (inches)
Gift of Ralph May