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Kerosene lamp

Description

Kerosene parlor lamp; barrel shaped ceramic middle w/ multi-colored floral sprig pattern and base w/ raised foliate feet.

Details

Maker
Possibly E. M. Duplex & Co. (Maker)
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on knob: ""THE PERFECT DUPLEX EXTINGUISHER/ PATENT SAFETY""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
earthenware
plate (material)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
Earthenware
earthenware
kerosene lamps
LAMP, KEROSENE
Possibly brass (alloy)
Possibly plate (material)
Possibly steel (alloy)
Steel
Dimensions
11.25 x 6.75 x 7.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4127
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21155

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