Silver & Company (1885-1920). <em>Little Beauty Night Lamp</em>, last quarter 19th century. Metal, paper, pigment, 5 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 6 in. (13 x 9.5 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of M. Christmann Zulli in honor of Donald Wisser, 2007.42. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2007.42_view1.jpg)

Little Beauty Night Lamp

Artist:Silver & Company

Medium: Metal, paper, pigment

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Dates:last quarter 19th century

Dimensions: 5 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 6 in. (13 x 9.5 x 15.2 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H26, 1G

Accession Number: 2007.42

Image: CUR.2007.42_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Oil lamp sconce with domed back plate and small loop hanger at top, with centrally attached thin curved arm terminated by spherical oil reserve, short vertical tube, and petal-shaped collar. Two small legs attached to bottom of back plate to adapt for standing. (Missing beehive-shaped glass shade).

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