Burning Fluid Chamber Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309638

Description

Burning fluid chamber lamp of colorless, pressed glass exterior over tin font with brass collar. Made by Horsford & Nichols.

Details

Descriptive Terms

burning fluid lamps
chamber lamps
pressed glass
brass (alloy)
LampLamp, Burning FluidLamp, Burning Fluid

Inscription

"HORSFORD & NICHOLS / PATENT APPLIED FOR" (Molded)

Additional Identification Number

A72

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

6 3/8 (H), 3 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.2073