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Kerosene Chamber Lamp

2000.2083 (RS222748)

Description

Colorless glass molded kerosene chamber lamp with brass collar and tom thumb burner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"CHA'S W. CAHOON / PATENTED FEB 19TH 1861" (stamped)
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
chamber lamps
glass (material)
kerosene lamps
Lamp
Lamp, Kerosene
Dimensions
7 3/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2083
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309629

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