Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • United States
  • lamp, 1840–1860
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 24.76 cm
    Object Height: 9 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6275

Pressed, two-mold glass lamp. It has a hexagonal base and stem, and the body is an inverted pear shape. There are alternating diapered and heart shapes on the body and a brass ring on the top of the lamp.