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Whale Oil Lamp

2015.62.64AB (RS239257)

Description

Colorless glass, bulb-shaped whale oil lamp with turned stem and circular foot. Circular tin burner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830
Location of origin
United States
Material
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
tin (metal)
whale oil lamps
Accession Number
2015.62.64AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310769

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