Whale Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

GUSN

GUSN-309768

Description

Pewter whale oil lamp.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"PUTNAM" (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

B48

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

8 1/2 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcom Watkins

Accession Number

2000.1841