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Whale Oil Petticoat Chamber Lamp

2000.1726 (RS224057)

Description

Tin whale oil petticoat chamber lamp with three tube burner. Stamped heart shape on handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
brass (alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
petticoat lamps
tin (metal)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
6 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1726
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
310033

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