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Miners' Oil Lamp

2000.1745AB (RS221429)

Description

Cast iron lenticular mining oil lamp with D-shaped handle and wrought iron wick pick.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
cast iron
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
cast iron
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
miners' lamps
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Dimensions
17 3/4 x 5 1/4 (HxW), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1745AB
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309239

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