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Light Fitting - Glass, Light Blue, circa 1870-circa mid-20th century Archaeology Reg. No: HA 327

Description:
Two pieces of opaque light blue glass item, possible a light fitting (1 large piece comprising the majority of the item and one small fragment). It is tulip-shaped and the narrow end is broken. Manufactured after circa 1870.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

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Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology, lighting
Themes this item is part of: World Heritage, World Futures, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Domestic
Tertiary Classification: lighting
Activity: Domestic
Specific Activity: Lighting
Trench Unit Number: F16
Manufacturer: c 1870-c 1958
References: Jones 2000: 147
Bibliography:
  1. [Article - Journal] Jones, O. 2000. A Guide to Dating Glass Tableware: 1800 to 1940. Historical Archaeology. 14-232., 2000, 147 Pages

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