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Whale Oil Chamber Lamp

2000.1853 (RS221985)

Description

Pewter whale oil chamber lamp. Font suspended by trunnions over base allowing the lamp to be hung on a hook.

Details

Maker
Reed & Barton (Maker)
Inscriptions
"REED & BARTON" (stamped)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
pewter (tin alloy)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
4 3/4 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1853
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309515

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