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Oil Lamp

2000.1875 (RS221898)

Description

Circular, wheel-thrown terracotta oil lamp with pinched side. Wax candle inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
terracotta (clay material)
throwing (pottery technique)
wax
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
cocked-hat lamps
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
terracotta (clay material)
throwing (pottery technique)
wax
Dimensions
1 3/8 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1875
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309454

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