Lamp

1835–40
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

19.05 x 10.16 x 10.16 cm (7 1/2 x 4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.685

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless, blown three mold font in the Baroque Double Horn of Plenty pattern. Octagonal lacy base with acanthus leaf motif in stippled background, half-round molding forming a low galleried rim.

See Barlow and Kaiser, vol. 2, cat. 2044 and McKearin GV-18. Blown molded “Cornucopia” or “Horn of Plenty” lamp with pressed lacy acanthus octagonal base.

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth and Mary Jane Wakefield in memory of Ruth Graves Wakefield