2 Hurricane Shades

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Object Name: 
2 Hurricane Shades
Accession Number: 
67.4.18
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
See Individual Records
Date: 
about 1830-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Estelle T. Milliser
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; free-blown and engraved. Bulbous cylinders, open at top and bottom; engraved with floral and leaf sprays covering most of body; rows of fans and ellipses around top and bottom; folded base ring.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Milliser, Estelle T., Source
Freeman, Elizabeth, Former Collection
Pyatt, Bessie Freeman, Former Collection
Thompson, Elizabeth, Former Collection
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 327; BIB# 22375