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Kerosene lamp

Description

Kerosene lamp, silver and electrified. Wide base w/ openwork pattern and molded top section attached to bulbous vase-shaped body. Burner and attachments for glass globe shade at top. Modern electric cord extending from base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Inscriptions
Embossed on rim of body: ""THE/ NEW JUNO/ NO 2/ MADE IN U.S.A."" Embossed on cap of filling spout: ""MADE IN/ UNITED STATES OF AMERICA""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
kerosene lamps
LAMP, KEROSENE
Plated
plating (metal coating)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
13 (H), 6.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3953
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21002

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