Peg Lamp with Stand

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-310767

Description

Clear glass whale oil peg lamp with tin burner. Lamp has globe-shaped, molded body. Lamp peg is inserted into a circular, wooden base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

whale oil lamps
peg lamps
glass (material)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
Lamp, Oil

Additional Identification Number

1299.62
No. #6

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

5 1/4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust

Accession Number

2015.62.62AB

Places

United States