Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1835-1855

GUSN

GUSN-61118

Description

Electrified oil lamp with trumpet shape amethyst glass body, thumb print pattern in squares, ringed stem and hexagonal foot,

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

Location of Origin

New England

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

17.5 (H), 8.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1705