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Oil lamp

Description

Electrified oil lamp with brass colored finish. Lamp has a baluster shaped body stamped with three rows of floral and geometric designs. Lamp has two small loop handles attached to the side. Handles are stamped with floral decoration. Lamp is attached to a square brass base with pierced decoration of reclining fish. Brass light socket, pull chain, and lamp harp. Modern electric cord, no shade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"MONOWATT / 250W 250V"
Material
brass (alloy)
metal
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Lamp, Oil
metal
oil lamps
Dimensions
20 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2012.66.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mary S. Cook
GUSN
266032

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