Lamp base

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Date:1875 - 1899 (c.)

Description:This is a cylindrical lantern with a glazed hinged door on the front. Above this is a pierced chimney with domed top. It has been placed on a later wood plinth and adapted as a table lamp. It comes from Northern Europe and dates from the late 19th century. Height 380mm (including base), Width 134mm


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