Fairy Lamp

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Object Name: 
Fairy Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 25 cm, Diam: 19 cm
On Display
about 1885-1890
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John Campbell
Primary Description: 
Opaque striped blue-green glass lined with amber glass, colorless glass, acid satin finish; mold-blown, tooled. (a) Circular bowl with crimped edge from center of which rises a colorless tree-trunk like stem on top of which is another smaller circular bowl; both bowls with swirled air-trap design. (b) Cylindrical shape with swirled air-trap design, placed in center of top bowl.
Campbell, Mrs. John, Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 282; BIB# 22375