Gimbal Whale Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309427

Description

Cast brass weighted bottom gimbal whale oil lamp wall bracket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

whale oil lamps
wall lamps
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
glass (material)
gilding
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
Lamp, Oil

Additional Identification Number

C34

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

7 3/4 x 7 1/8 (HxW), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.1768A-C