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Oil Lamp

Description

Two-stem wick cap; a removable round glass magnifier with pewter hood attached to front of font. Attributed to maker Rosewell Gleason.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
molding (forming)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
LAMP, OIL
Molded
molding (forming)
oil lamps
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
8.5 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.233
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4511

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