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Grease Lamp

Description

Tear-shaped grease lamp with curved handle, original hook and pick, made from wrought iron, with riveted cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1675-1725
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
grease lamps
Iron
iron (metal)
LAMP, GREASE
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
6 x 5.5 x 9 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.562
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2513

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