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Kerosene lamp

Description

Kerosene parlor lamp; square base and round glass top w/ pressed diamond pattern; stem is glass w/ deteriorating paper painting of a pink rose inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1883-1900
Inscriptions
Embossed on knob: ""PAT JAN 16. '83/ [?]""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
plate (material)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
Glass
glass (material)
kerosene lamps
LAMP, KEROSENE
Possibly brass (alloy)
Possibly plate (material)
Possibly steel (alloy)
Steel
Dimensions
13.5 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4128
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21156

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