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Bullseye Lamp, single

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Shaft design is a typical "Gleason shaft," a column with a dropped cental knob.

Marks

Stamped "R. GLEASON" in rectangular cartouche with rounded corners. Also stamped "PATENT" at top of visor.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Stephen S. FitzGerald

1830–50

Object Place

Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

21.59 x 10.16 x 10.16 cm (8 1/2 x 4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

64.1855a-b

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter