A Diminutive Sinumbra

Boston, Massachusetts
Circa 1835
New England Glass Company

This diminutive Classical sinumbra is labeled on burner tube: N.E. GLASS CO / BOSTON. Also stamped in glass base on side of plinth: NE GLASS CO. This rare blown and cut glass lamp features a beautiful blown, frosted, and cut glass shade.

Reference: Gowitt, Gerald. 19th Century Elegant Lighting. Atglen, Pa: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2002. Pages 218-219.

Glass, brass, and tin
Height: 18¼”

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