Oil lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1855-1870
Medium: 
Glass and metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 15.9 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Blue pressed lead glass oil lamp; hexagonal domed font with impressed oval cartouches joined to hexagonal stem on three-tiered circular plinth on square base with projecting circular corners; tin collar and double wick holder (which does not fit lamp and is probably not original).
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Object Number: 
1965.920b
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
1796
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miniature mug

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 7 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Amethyst pressed lead glass miniature mug; ten vertical panels around sides; loop handle.
Object Number: 
INV.3960
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
1790
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cordial glass

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1925
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 9.8 x 4.8 cm )
Description: 
Purple blown glass cordial glass; round funnel-shaped bowl joined to cylindrical stem on pedestal foot; slight trace of gilding where stem meets foot.
Object Number: 
1965.791c
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1925
eMuseum Object ID: 
1786
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Vase

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1865
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 4 in. ( 25.4 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Blue-green pressed lead glass vase with hollow base pressed separately and attached with wafer; elongated conical shape with fluted rim and six vertical loops surrounding bowl; hexagonal stem with dumb-bell drop knop and circular foot with faceted top; rough pontil mark on inside of foot.
Object Number: 
INV.3763
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1865
eMuseum Object ID: 
1734
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candlestick

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1855
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 4 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Green lead glass candlestick pressed in single mold; hexagonal, baluster-shaped socket and stem; hollow, tapering, straight-sided hexagonal standard and trumpet-shaped base with baluster.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair
Object Number: 
1965.854a
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1855
eMuseum Object ID: 
1733
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Stemware: goblet

Classification: 
Date: 
1865-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 15.6 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass goblet; pressed pattern consists of plain band around rim with inverted triangles beneath; bare tree branches around bowl with one owl perched and one possum climbing ("owl and possum pattern"); stem is pressed to resemble a tree trunk; circular base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Object Number: 
1965.787h
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
1732
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Stemware: goblet

Classification: 
Date: 
1865-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 15.6 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass goblet; pressed pattern consists of plain band around rim with inverted triangles beneath; bare tree branches around bowl with one owl perched and one possum climbing ("owl and possum pattern"); stem is pressed to resemble a tree trunk; circular base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Object Number: 
1965.787d
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
1731
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Vase

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 3 x 3 in. ( 26.7 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Amethyst pressed lead glass vase; narrow (broken) trumpet-shaped bowl with pattern of slightly swirles vertical ribs; bowl affixed by wafer to square base with hexagonal baluster standard.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Object Number: 
1965.844
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
1730
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Oil lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1810-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. ( 21.6 x 8.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless blown lead glass oil lamp with spherical font with hollow peg connecting to bobeche; attached hollow dumbell-shaped stem joined to circular base; loop handle with thumb rest impressed with pattern and curled end.
Object Number: 
INV.563
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
1729
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Oil lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1810-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. ( 15.6 x 9.8 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Colorless blown glass oil lamp; spherical font with attached flared rim joined to circular base by stem with dumbell knop; angular handle with thumb rest; pontil mark in base.
Object Number: 
INV.562
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
1728
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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