Lamp

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Object Name: 
Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
63.4.73 A
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 17.9 cm, Foot Diam: 10.8 cm, Rim Diam: 6.4 cm; (B) H: 31.5 cm, D(base): 10.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1845
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Opaque white and opaque blue glass; pressed. Inverted pear-shape opaque white font vertically decorated with acanthus leaves and with ring of "petals" at bottom; attached by wafer to blue pear-shape standard, with acanthus leaves ending in stepped square base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source