Lamp

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Object Name: 
Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.375
Dimensions: 
H: 31.1 cm, D(base): 10.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1850
Primary Description: 
Opaque light green and opaque white glass; pressed. Inverted pear-shape green font vertically decorated with acanthus leaves and with ring of "petals" at bottom; attached by wafer to white pear-shape standard, with acanthus leaves, ending in stepped square base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sittig, Edgar, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 314; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 223, #870, pl. 12; BIB# 30457
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 69, #68 (mid); BIB# 21161