Lard Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309349

Description

Colorless glass lard oil lamp with blown glass font and pressed base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lard lamps
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
blown glass
LampLamp, SemiliquidLamp, LardLamp, Lard

Inscription

"SOUTHWORTH'S / PATENT / JULY / 1842" (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

D25

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

7 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.2053