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Whale Oil Petticoat Lamp

2000.1725 (RS224093)

Description

Tin whale oil petticoat chamber lamp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
brass (alloy)
corks (stoppers)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
corks (stoppers)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
petticoat lamps
tin (metal)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
3 3/4 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1725
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
310035

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