Peg Lamp

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Object Name: 
Peg Lamp
Accession Number: 
72.4.45
Dimensions: 
H: 12.2 cm, D: 8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1835-1845
Credit Line: 
Gift of Preston Bassett
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; blown, cut; pewter. Pewter flat-wick burner, marked on top: "RUST'S PATENT/NEW-YORK", attached to spherical font with cut ovals and fans around sides; cylindrical peg at bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett, Preston, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 301, left; BIB# 22375