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Argand Bracket Lamp

2000.1948 (RS223857)

Description

Tin and brass argand bracket lamp with stenciled decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
"MANUFACTURED BY / W. CARLTON / BOSTON
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
Argand lamps
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Lamp
Lamp, Argand
Lamp, Oil
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 3 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1948
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309963

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