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Electrified oil lamp

Description

Glass oil lamp, electrified. Lamp has 6-sided base, expanding to oil reservoir. Now with modern paper shade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1880
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
oil lamps
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
11 1/4 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.480
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308456

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