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Whale Oil Chamber Lamp

2000.1861 (RS223402)

Description

Pewter whale oil chamber lamp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"BAILEY / & / PUTNAM (stamped)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
pewter (tin alloy)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
5 1/2 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1861
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309818

Comments

pewter lamp #

AvatarPosted by david kilroy on March 23, 2016
makers: Timothy Bailey and James H. Putnam , Malden, Mass.