Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-11716

Description

A colorless glass peg lamp with a pewter collar on an onion shaped front set, into a green-painted crude cylindrical base. A "make-do".

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil lamps
glassblowing
glass (material)
painting (coating)
pewter (tin alloy)
pine (wood)
tin (metal)
pine (wood)
Glass
Pine
Pewter
Blown
Painted
LAMP, OIL

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1986.817A,B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.25 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.817AB