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Whale Oil Lamp Font

Description

Colorless glass whale oil lamp font with pewter collar. "Benson's Patent." Base broken.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
pewter (tin alloy)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
8 1/4 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2086
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309363

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