Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1760-1780

GUSN

GUSN-310782

Description

Tin liner of a foot warmer re-purposed as a lamp. Rectangular box with perforations both on sides and lining bottom perimeter.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lamps (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
Warmer, Body
Warmer, Foot
Warmer, Foot

Additional Identification Number

1299.77

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 9 x 8 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust

Accession Number

2015.62.77

Places

United States