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Oil Chamber Lamp

2000.2089 (RS222742)

Description

Colorless glass whale oil or lard oil chamber lamp with pewter collar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"A.C. HOBBS" (stamped)
Material
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
lard lamps
pewter (tin alloy)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
5 1/4 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2089
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309637

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