Whale Oil Lamp Font

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309363

Description

Colorless glass whale oil lamp font with pewter collar. "Benson's Patent." Base broken.

Details

Descriptive Terms

whale oil lamps
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
LampLamp, OilLamp, Oil

Additional Identification Number

E16

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

8 1/4 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.2086