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Camphene Lamp (One of a Pair)

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One of Two pressed glass Camphene lamps. Hexagonal base, ogee baluster supports font. Font divided into hexagonal panels with pressed hearts, alternating with circles and cross-hatching inside the hearts. Top of font domed and capped with pewter farrell and brass wick tubes and pewter...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Esther C. Groves

1845–60

Dimensions

29.53 x 12.06 x 12.06 cm (11 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1977.736

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass