Connecticut, Rare Handel table lamp, its shade with stylized leaves and buds, Meriden, Connecticut. Obverse and reverse painted acid-etched glass, patinated metal, three sockets. Shade marked U.S. Patent No. 979664 and Handel 5468, base stamped Handel. Circa 1901-1920
Moon over Castle Craig, Meriden, Connecticut. Castle Craig Tower is a stone observation tower atop East Peak in Meriden. The tower, dedicated on October 29, 1900, and given to the people of Meriden by Walter Hubbard, is part of the 1,800-acre Hubbard Park named after Hubbard.