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Whale Oil Lamp

2000.2095 (RS221566)

Description

Colorless glass whale oil lamp with blown glass font, pressed base, and cork and tin double tube burner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
cork disc burners
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
cork disc burners
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
tin (metal)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
6 1/2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2095
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309359

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