Model of a Lamp Font

Object Name: 
Model of a Lamp Font

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Object Name: 
Model of a Lamp Font
Accession Number: 
56.7.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.3 cm; Foot Diam: 6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1850-1870
Primary Description: 
Brownish hardwood, probably mahogany; lathe- and hand-carved. Dome-topped conical shape with six vertical panels around sides, each with a circle; disc-section at top, 2 mereses at base of font; 3 mold lines indicated across top and down sides, mereses and cylindrical stem; heavy foot unrelated to pattern and apparently just to make object stand up.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bowles, Herbert H., Source
1956
Color: