Lamp

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Object Name: 
Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.4.61
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.9 cm, W: 7.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1840-1860
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees
Primary Description: 
Blue lead glass; pressed in two parts and joined with a wafer. Ovoid font with brass collar attached by plaster to opening; loop pattern around sides; attached by a wafer to a hollow baluster stem ending in a square base. Roughness inside base where tool was attached.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Voorhees Collection, Charles H. and Alice Wendt, Former Collection
Webster, Elizabeth Voorhees (Mrs. Donald), Source