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Oil lamp

Object Number: 
Glass, metal
Overall: 11 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. ( 28.3 x 12.4 cm )
Oil lamp with opaque pink and white cased glass font; blown, colorless font dipped first in opaque white glass and then in opaque pink glass; cut decoration consists of a band of alternating ovals and stars, and a band of connecting circles with connected narrow ovals forming zig-zag pattern above them; stem has swirled canes of red, white, and blue glass inside colorless, tooled exterior; circular base; metal collar.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group