Digital Commonwealth

Lamp

Item Information

Title:
Lamp
Description:
Bulbous half-round, late ginger jar form terminating in flat circular base; course white/grey clay body; underglaze cobalt blue enamel docoration in stylized landscape (very minimal willow-type pattern); fitted to electricity; permanently attached to circular carved teakwood stand (Japanese).
Date:
1868–1899
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
enameling
teak (wood)
underglazing
willow (wood)
lamps (lighting devices)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Enameled
Teak
Willow
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
18 in. x 6.75 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.623
Identifier:
4321