Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1850-1874

GUSN

GUSN-61097

Description

Electrified oil lamp with colorless glass body, threaded bass stem and square marble base. Globular faceted body, etched grape decoration. Silk shade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table lamps
glass (material)
pressing
Lamp
Lamp, Electric
Glass
Pressed
Lamp, Electric

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16 (H), 10.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1688