Lamp Box

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-2259

Description

Rough-hewn box containing tin hand lamp; box fashioned from solid chunk in odd boat shape to specifically fit the small tin oil lamp it contains; rought unfinished interior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
carving (processes)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
maple (wood)
Maple
Carved
Painted
BOX, LAMP

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.258

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

8 x 3 1/2 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.258A-C