2-part Night Lamp

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Object Name: 
2-part Night Lamp
Accession Number: 
(a,b) H: 10.3 cm, L(incl. handle): 7.9 cm, D: 5.9 cm
Not on Display
about 1827-about 1835
Credit Line: 
Gift of James P. Day in memory of Mary Joan Day
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, tin, cork; blown, pressed. Spherical font with applied handle and tin and cork drop burner for whale oil; applied straight stem with one medial button, applied circular pressed foot with rough pontil mark.
Day, James P., Source