Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7779

Description

Lamp: green painted cylinder. Five-sided door on bottom half hinged at right. Applied C-shaped handles at top with triangular vents inside. Stencilled floral motif at front and on door. Lid: circular, domed. Applied three-lobed handle at center. Stencilled top. Warming cup: Unpainted. Circular bottom, straight sides; two tab-like handles on lip. Cylindrical burner: Tab-handle on side; domed top .

Details

Descriptive Terms

lamps (lighting devices)
painting (coating)
stenciling
tin (metal)
Lamp

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1949.723 A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

9 1/4 x 9 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.723A-D