Whale Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309340

Description

Colorless, blown glass font with pressed base and double whale oil burner with wicks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

whale oil lamps
glass (material)
tin (metal)
cork disc burners
LampLamp, OilLamp, Oil

Additional Identification Number

No # 8

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

4 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.2094