Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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oil lamp
  • United States
  • oil lamp, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 23.5 cm
    Object Height: 9 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6474
Description

Coblat blue, pressed glass oil lamp, The base has six rounded edges. There is a narrow black ring that divides the base from the wide oval shaped top. There are lines of steps running up and down the object. There is a drape design between the steps.