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Oil lamp for sconce (one of a pair)

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Gilded. Small shaped wall plaques, scroll branches, grapevine entwined, support bobeches of grape design and shaped candlesockets with pierced edges. Blue and white overlay (cased) glass oil lamp with double wicks fits into socket.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate L. Cotharin in memory of Miss Mary E. Bartlett

1850–80

Object Place

Probably Massachusetts

Dimensions

16.51 x 5.71 x 5.71 cm (6 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.572b

Medium or Technique

Glass, cased and cut

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Lighting Devices