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Petticoat Lamp

2015.62.52 (RS239248)

Description

Small, tin hand lamp with side handle, painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Location of origin
United States
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
petticoat lamps
tin (metal)
Dimensions
4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2015.62.52
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310757

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