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Oil lamp

Object Number: 
INV.510
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 4 x 4 in. ( 25.4 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass oil lamp with blown font and pressed base; spherical font on peg support joined by bobeche to candlestick-type base with downward tapering square stem molded with floral sprays and square trumpet-shaped base with canted corners and molded ram's heads.
Gallery Label: 
Though stylistically it appears to date to the early nineteenth-century, the only published parallel to this lamp is French or Belgian and dates to the late-nineteenth or early-twentieth century.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group