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Kerosene Lamp

Description

Circular green painted tin font; brass burner supports bulbed colorless glass chimney which tapers in then flares out to a beaded rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
stamping (forming)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Glass
glass (material)
kerosene lamps
Lamp
Lamp, Kerosene
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
12 x 4.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1230AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6325

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