Bedside Lamp with Wick Holder

Object Name: 
Bedside Lamp with Wick Holder

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Object Name: 
Bedside Lamp with Wick Holder
Accession Number: 
72.4.67
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.9 cm; Base Diam: 5.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820-1830
Credit Line: 
Gift of Preston Bassett
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; mold-blown; tin and cork. Spherical shape; drop-in burner in upstanding collar at top of font; applied ear-shape handle on side; body patterned in vertically ribbed mold; bottom tooled into circular flat foot; rough pontil mark in center of base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett, Preston, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Bedside Lamp (family) (2011)BIB# 134356