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Whale Oil Chamber Lamp

2000.1807 (RS225782)

Description

Pewter whale oil chamber lamp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
chamber lamps
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
pewter (tin alloy)
whale oil lamps
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1807
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
310260

Comments

pewter lamp #

AvatarPosted by david kilroy on March 23, 2016
positively attributable to the Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co. [T.B.M. Co.] or a successor firm --Leonard, Reed and Barton; Reed & Barton, Taunton, Mass.