6-piece Double Lamp with Match Holder

Object Name: 
6-piece Double Lamp with Match Holder

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Object Name: 
6-piece Double Lamp with Match Holder
Accession Number: 
76.4.40
Dimensions: 
H (with globes): 49.8 cm, (without globes): 37.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1870-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of Preston Bassett
Primary Description: 
Colorless and whitish "clambroth" glass and brass; pressed. Two globular fonts on either side of a cylindrical match safe with lid; joined by a brass collar to a cast brass 4-sided pedestal; brass kerosene burner on each font; colorless globes.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett, Preston, Source
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Lighting in the Corning Museum (1983-06) illustrated, p. 6, fig. 9;
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 330; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 235, #921; BIB# 30457
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1976 (1977) p. 4;