6-part Night Lamp

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Object Name: 
6-part Night Lamp
Accession Number: 
H: 23 cm; D (shade): 10.2 cm, (base): 9.9 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Gertrude Christman Melvin
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep pink (cranberry) and colorless glass; brass; mold-blown. (a) Globular font blown of pink glass in a ribbed mold; five applied feet of colorless glass; (d) brass burner; (b) ruffled shade of ribbed pink glass; (c) colorless chimney. Burner marked "PAT'D APR 13 1878/MCH 21 1878".
Melvin, Crandall, Jr., Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 295; BIB# 22375