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Gimbal Whale Oil Lamp

2000.1768A-C (RS221892)

Description

Cast brass weighted bottom gimbal whale oil lamp wall bracket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
gilding
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
gilding
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
wall lamps
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
7 3/4 x 7 1/8 (HxW), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1768A-C
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309427

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