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Oil Lamp

1986.817AB (RS25638)

Description

A colorless glass peg lamp with a pewter collar on an onion shaped front set, into a green-painted crude cylindrical base. A "make-do".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
glassblowing
painting (coating)
pewter (tin alloy)
pine (wood)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Blown
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
LAMP, OIL
oil lamps
Painted
painting (coating)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Pine
pine (wood)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5.25 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.817AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11716

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