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Burning-fluid Lamp

Description

Circular dished base, cylindrical shaft with circular handle; oval font and flared shade

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1851-1860
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Lamp, Burning-fluid
lamps (lighting devices)
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.4622
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57448

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