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Lamp heater ?

Description

Tin cylindrical portable heater w/ fitted teakettle as lid. Perforated body of lamp w/ tin piece in center for flame. Handle on side and knob to alter flame. Kettle on top has top handle and spout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
HEATER
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
11 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3722AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20560

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