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Whale Oil Lamp

2000.1838 (RS223178)

Description

Pewter whale oil lamp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"PUTNAM" (stamped)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
pewter (tin alloy)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
6 3/4 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1838
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309777

Comments

pewter lamp #

AvatarPosted by david kilroy on March 23, 2016
maker = James H. Putnam, Malden, Mass.