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Oil lamp

Description

One of a pair of oil lamps blown in a two-piece mold. Hexagonal base, thumb print reservoir and pewter mouth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1880
Location of origin
United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
mold-blown glass
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
mold-blown glass
oil lamps
pewter (tin alloy)
Dimensions
7 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.388.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
306365
Related Items
Title Oil lamp Accession number 1958.388.1 Relationship Pair

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