Lamp

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Object Name: 
Lamp
Accession Number: 
68.4.52
Dimensions: 
H: 24.3 cm, W(base): 8.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1812-1830
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carrie S. Ruggles
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and pressed. Spherical font with internal triangular ridge; attached by a wafer to a hollow baluster stem with an applied tripartite ring; attached to a square pressed base with a hollow rosette beneath.
Provenance: 
Ruggles, Carrie S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass, the Mildred C. Howes collection (1971) illustrated, p. 4 (#4a); BIB# 30149