Comet Lamp

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Object Name: 
Comet Lamp
Accession Number: 
50.4.380 A
Overall H: 26.25 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Comet Lamp. Lead glass, colorless; pressed in two parts; cylindrical font having plain dome with short neck fitted with threaded brass collar; straight sides, Horn o'Plenty pattern; on bottom, ten panels tapering to cushion knop, attached by merese to hollow standard with hexagonal pestle stem on hexagonal cusped plinth.
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
Glass, the Mildred C. Howe Collection
Valentine Museum 1971-10-23 through 1971-11-21
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) illustrated, pl. 311; BIB# 22375
Glass, the Mildred C. Howes collection (1971) illustrated, p. 22 (#59); BIB# 30149