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Whale Oil Lamp

2000.1841 (RS223181)

Description

Pewter whale oil lamp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"PUTNAM" (stamped)
Material
brass (alloy)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
8 1/2 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1841
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309768

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