Oil Chamber Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309637

Description

Colorless glass whale oil or lard oil chamber lamp with pewter collar.

Details

Descriptive Terms

whale oil lamps
lard lamps
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
Lamp, Oil

Inscription

"A.C. HOBBS" (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

A57

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.2089