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Oil lamp w/graduated base (pair to INV.11873)

Object Number: 
INV.4023
Date: 
1835-1840
Medium: 
Glass, brass, pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 30.5 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass oil lamp with blown font and pressed base; cylindrical font with pewter threaded collar joined by annular wafer to inverted baluster joined by annular wafer to base consisting of a short lobed column on plinth of three circular steps on square base with projecting circular corners; font decorated with unpolished stone wheel engraving of a meandering chain of circles and four stylized leaf sprays; brass collar with splayed double wick pewter holder for burning fluid with covers on chains.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group