Oil Hand Lamps

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1790-1800

GUSN

GUSN-310778

Description

Pair of brass oil hand lamps. Free-swinging, cup-shaped burners are hinged on top of tall baluster stems with strap handles. Concave circular bases

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil lamps
brass (alloy)
Lamp
Lamp, Oil
Lamp, Oil

Additional Identification Number

1299.73
E75

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Devices

Dimensions

10 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust

Accession Number

2015.62.73.1-.2