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Lamp, Double-Arm Argand


Image: Lamp, Double-Arm Argand (Cat. no. 52.00009)
by Unidentified
Parcel-gilt bronze, cut glass, 1820-1840 ca.
Overall measurement
      Height: 18.5 inches  (47 cm)
      Width:  16 inches  (40.6 cm)
      Depth: 8.5 inches  (21.6 cm)
Brass plate (one on each burner assembly): B. GARDINER / N. York
Cat. no. 52.00009.001
One of a set of three lamps given to the United States Senate in 1974 by descendants of Isaac Bassett, a Senate employee from 1831 to 1895.