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Kerosene Lamp

Description

Hanging hall lamp: triangular metal frame with floral and geometric decoration and large floral element at top; pierced metal basket holds pressed glass font with brass fittings, tapered cylindrical chimney and bulbous etched glass shade; small white glass smoke bell hangs above; hangs on long metal s rod.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1891
Inscriptions
Key on glass font stamped: M.L. COLLINS PAT. FEB 4 1865.
Material
glass (material)
metal
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
kerosene lamps
Lamp
Lamp, Kerosene
metal
Unidentified Metal
Accession Number
1998.5897A-F
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
20674

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