Kerosene Boudoir Lamp with Delft Decoration

Object Name: 
Kerosene Boudoir Lamp with Delft Decoration

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Object Name: 
Kerosene Boudoir Lamp with Delft Decoration
Accession Number: 
2011.4.157
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.4 cm, Diam (max): 9.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1895-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy-Lee Jones
Web Description: 
Even after the introduction of electricity, kerosene lamps continued to be used in many homes.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Jones, Dorothy Lee, Source
2011-12-07
Primary Description: 
White glass; mold-blown, enameled and assembled with brass fittings. Faceted body of lamp has wide rounded body which tapers to top and is decorated around foot with floral pattern and around body with an image of a wind-mill landscape in blue and gray. Topped with burner and shade assembly. b) Faceted shade is decorated with wind-mill and sail boats in blue and gray. Inscription (stamped) DELFT. On bottom
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-05-19 through 2011-12-31
Changing Exhibitions Gallery