Lard Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-10605

Description

Hanging on pear form frame attaches to a circular drip pan centering a cylindrical peg lamp with finger hold and hinged lid with scrolled knop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lard lamps
tin (metal)
Tin
LAMP, SEMI-LIQUID

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

7.5 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.493