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Argand lamp

Cylindrical base with splayed molded foot, reeding on domed section to cylinder below urn-shaped oil font engraved with wreath on side and band of ornament below domed tip with ball finial. Leaf form bracket for cylindrical wick holder with ratchet (glass missing).

Inscription

no marks on either; blank cartouches on both.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Stephen S. FitzGerald

second half 19th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

64.1900

Medium or Technique

Metal; silverplate

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver