Whale Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1830

GUSN

GUSN-310769

Description

Colorless glass, bulb-shaped whale oil lamp with turned stem and circular foot. Circular tin burner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

1299.64
A5

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Credit Line

Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust

Accession Number

2015.62.64AB