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Whale Oil Lamp

2000.1735 (RS224084)

Description

Square, galvanized tin whale oil lamp with handle and hook, possibly a boiler inspector's lamp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
brass (alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
tin (metal)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
11 3/8 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1735
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
310043

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