Lamp on post

Object Number: 
INV.8990
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Metal, glass, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 55 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. ( 139.7 x 23.5 x 23.5 cm )
Description: 
Cubical metal lamp box with champfered corners mounted atop columnar post with black-painted shaft; ornament on top consisting of two mushroom-like tiers surmounted by gilded eagle; box with four windows in shield-shaped frames, two with blue stained glass etched with thirteen stars above vertical stripes (one with red paint added to stripes).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group