Whale Oil Chamber Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309515

Description

Pewter whale oil chamber lamp. Font suspended by trunnions over base allowing the lamp to be hung on a hook.

Details

Descriptive Terms

whale oil lamps
pewter (tin alloy)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
Lamp, Oil

Inscription

"REED & BARTON" (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

C11

Maker

Reed & Barton (Maker)

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

4 3/4 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.1853