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Oil Lamp

Description

It has a tripod base with dragon feet and legs that support three candlearms. It has cast head element supports for a oil or kerosene fixture with a cubic glass shade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
glass (material)
metal
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Glass
glass (material)
LAMP, OIL
metal
oil lamps
Slip Cast
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
34 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.67
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11836

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