Astral lamp


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Related to Astral lamp: Argand lamp, hurricane lamp, girandoles
an Argand lamp so constructed that no shadow is cast upon the table by the flattened ring-shaped reservoir in which the oil is contained.

See also: Astral

References in classic literature ?
We mean, of course, the astral lamp proper - the lamp of Argand, with its original plain ground-glass shade, and its tempered and uniform moonlight rays.
THE NEXT evening the astral lamp was lighted earlier than usual, because Laurence was very much engaged in looking over the collection of portraits which had been his New-Year's gift from Grandfather.
Modern furniture came into the town, and astral lamps were seen!