Happy Thought

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Object Name: 
3-part Night Lamp
Title: 
Happy Thought
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.4.22
Dimensions: 
H: 19.4 cm; D (base): 8.7 cm, (shade): 8.2 cm; L: 15.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1891-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Gertrude Christman Melvin
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; brass; pressed and mold-blown. (a) Cylindrical ribbed font, mold-blown, with attached cup for matches, pressed in a basket-weave pattern; brass collar and (c) burner with wick raiser marked "PAT'D FEBY 27 1877"; (b) colorless pyramidal mold-blown shade.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Melvin, Crandall, Jr., Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 293; BIB# 22375