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Kerosene lamp

1998.690A-C (RS23551)

Description

Brass kerosene lamp, milk glass shade, electrified; goblet shaped w/ turned stem; dome shaped shade w/ tapered and turned top; clear glass chimney.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1940
Inscriptions
Imprinted stamp on bottom: ""?/ V/ BRITISH MADE"" Imprinted stamp on knobs: ""MADE IN ENGLAND/ DUPLEX""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Glass
glass (material)
kerosene lamps
LAMP, KEROSENE
Dimensions
11.5 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.690A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19837

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