Oil Lamp

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1850-1874

GUSN

GUSN-61156

Description

Colorless; square base, tapered stem, globular body; melon pattern

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil lamps
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
marble (rock)
pressing
Glass
Pressed
Marble
Brass
LAMP, OIL

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

15.25 (H), 10.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1746