Whale Oil Chamber Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309500

Description

Pewter, bell-shaped whale oil chamber lamp with scroll handle and thumb rest.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"MOREY & OBER / 1 / BOSTON" (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

B52

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.1830