Oil lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1810-1880

GUSN

GUSN-306365

Description

One of a pair of oil lamps blown in a two-piece mold. Hexagonal base, thumb print reservoir and pewter mouth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil lamps
mold-blown glass
pewter (tin alloy)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
Lamp, Oil

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States, New England

Dimensions

7 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.388.2

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