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Wick

Description

White cotton wicks for kerosene lamps, varying lengths and widths. Some have blue ticking down middle. All stored in a square cardboard box covered in white paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
WICK
wicks
Dimensions
4.125 x 7.5 x 7.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4176
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21234

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