1952.0165 A, B Glass, brass, and iron astral lamp
  • 1952.0165 A, B Glass, brass, and iron astral lamp
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Lamp (Astral lamp)

  • Category:

    Glass

  • Creator (Role):

    New England Glass Company (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Cambridge, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1835-1850

  • Materials:

    Glass; Brass; Iron

  • Techniques:

    Blown, Cut

  • Museum Object Number:

    1952.0165 A, B


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1952.0165 A, B

Object Name

Lamp (Astral lamp)

Category

Glass

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

New England Glass Company (Maker)

Place of Origin

Cambridge, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Date

1835-1850

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; On brass fitting; White, rectangular label marked "N.E. Glass Co. Boston."

Materials

Glass; Brass; Iron

Techniques

Blown, Cut

Dimensions (inches)

17.5 (H) , 6.959 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

44.45 (H) , 17.675 (Diam)

Measurement Notes

Height and diameter is with shade Diameter of base is: 13.970 cm.

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Palmer, Arlene. 1993 Glass in Early America: Selections from the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum. 425 pp.
Published: no. 322, p. 340
[Book] Butler, Joseph T. 1965 American Antiques, 1800- 1900.
Published: p. 132