Kerosene lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1883-1900

GUSN

GUSN-21156

Description

Kerosene parlor lamp; square base and round glass top w/ pressed diamond pattern; stem is glass w/ deteriorating paper painting of a pink rose inside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

kerosene lamps
brass (alloy)
plate (material)
glass (material)
steel (alloy)
Glass
Steel
Brass
LAMP, KEROSENE

Inscription

Embossed on knob: ""PAT JAN 16. '83/ [?]""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

13.5 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4128