Lamp with Pressed Foot

Object Name: 
Lamp with Pressed Foot

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Object Name: 
Lamp with Pressed Foot
Accession Number: 
72.4.32
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.1 cm, Diam: 8.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820
Credit Line: 
Gift of Preston Bassett
Primary Description: 
Slightly grayish, lead glass; blown, mold-blown font, pressed base. Spherical shape font with molded panels around lower half; attached to blown hollow baluster form shaft with wide collar at top; shaft decorated with spiral trail running most of length; applied by wafer to square pressed base with ribbed design underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett, Preston, Source
1972-03-27
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