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Oil lamp w/electric cord

Object Number: 
1965.927
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Glass, metal, marble
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 x 5 1/2 in. ( 33 x 14 cm )
Description: 
Oil lamp with colorless, lead glass font blown in three part mold; molded decoration consists of a band of six ovals above six flowers with diamond-shaped petals above alternating panels of diamond mesh and concentric circles; columnar metal standard painted black with gold bands; stepped marble plinth with black and gold painted metal band with molded, scrolling decoration; brass collar and inverted cup-shaped attachment for electrical wiring.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group