Whale Oil Chamber Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-310762

Description

Pewter whale oil chamber lamp with circular tray base, tall cylindrical stem, and small loop finger-handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

1299.57
D12

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

3 3/4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust

Accession Number

2015.62.57

Places

United States