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Burning Fluid Lamp

2000.2078 (RS221539)

Description

Colorless glass burning fluid with molded font and pewter collar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"J. Newell's Patent Oct. 4 1853" (stamped)
Material
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
burning fluid lamps
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Burning Fluid
pewter (tin alloy)
Dimensions
6 7/8 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2078
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309353

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