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Lamp

Description

Oil burning lamp. Tulip shaped font with domed top, center opening for missing wick holders. Dished saucer with rolled under rim having carrying ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Lamp
lamps (lighting devices)
Possibly pewter (tin alloy)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
4 1/4 (H), 5 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.478
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255463

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