Oil lamp

Oil lamp
Title
Oil lamp
Date 
1901-1915
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7.6 x 8.9 x 5.7 cm )
Description 
Pitcher-shaped lamp with large spout and wire hook on back, hinged lid, and intact wick; inscribed on both sides.
Credit Line 
Gift of Edmund B. Child
Object Number 
1933.87
Marks 
inscribed: on side: "[image of Lady Libert holding flag and lamp]/Liberty/Clanton.Mfgr & Patentee/Monongahela City,/Washington Co., PA" inscribed: on reverse: "Patented/July/23, 1901"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group