Night lamp

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Object Name: 
Night lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.4.53
Dimensions: 
H: 7.5 cm, L: 14.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1868-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Gertrude Christman Melvin
Primary Description: 
Greenish-amber glass; pressed. Shoe-shaped with shoe laces on front and handle at heel; brass collar marked "PAT'D APR 19, 1876 MAR 21 1876"; shoe marked on base, "PAT/JUNE 3/1868".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Melvin, Crandall, Jr., Source
Melvin, Gertrude Christman, Former Collection
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 287; BIB# 22375