Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Lamp

Maker:
Boston & Sandwich Glass Company (American, 1825–1888, Sandwich, Massachusetts)
Date:
1850–67
Geography:
Made in Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Blown and cut glass
Dimensions:
H. 19 in. (48.3 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 1967
Accession Number:
67.7.23
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 705
William E. Kern, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1867–ca. 1906; his granddaughter, Mrs. Richard (Lucy Kern) Bushnell, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1906–1967
Related Objects

Wine urn

Artist: Probably Boston & Sandwich Glass Company (American, 1825–1888, Sandwich, Massachusetts) Date: 1869–80 Medium: Pressed glass Accession: 46.140.767a, b On view in:Gallery 706

Celery vase

Artist: Attributed to Boston & Sandwich Glass Company (American, 1825–1888, Sandwich, Massachusetts) Date: 1827–35 Medium: Pressed glass Accession: 1986.237 On view in:Gallery 704

Fluid lamp

Artist: Boston & Sandwich Glass Company (American, 1825–1888, Sandwich, Massachusetts) Date: ca. 1855–75 Medium: Cut double overlay glass in pink and white with brass fittings and stepped marble base Accession: 2011.160 On view in:Gallery 774

Lamp

Date: 1843–55 Medium: Blown, cut, and engraved glass; marble Accession: 1978.141 On view in:Gallery 705

Whale-oil lamp

Artist: Probably Boston & Sandwich Glass Company (American, 1825–1888, Sandwich, Massachusetts) Date: 1830–40 Medium: Blown-molded and pressed glass Accession: 46.77.1a, b On view in:Gallery 706