Fat lamp (crusie lamp)

Object Number: 
2010.6.3
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 3 x 4 in. (14 x 7.6 x 10.2 cm) Overall (with hanger): 12 x 3 x 4 in. (30.5 x 7.6 x 10.2 cm)
Description: 
Fat lamp (or crusie lamp); anging type, open oval pan with spout and wick support; white metal with wrought iron hook.
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Ruth S. Susswein and Rita S. Gottesman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group