Lamp and cup plate

about 1828–35
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

18.41 cm (7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.683a-b

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless glass lamp with a pressed base and blown front. The base is pressed with a simple rayed pattern and the cup plate is identical. Rays emanate from center of base. Border of fan-shaped pattern. Smooth rim shipped in several places. Exceptionally thick base.

Credit Line

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