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Oil lamp

Oil lamp
Title
Oil lamp
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. ( 14.6 x 9.5 cm )
Description 
Brass oil lamp with saucer base narrow turned shaft with conical reservoir with single wick; saucer has half ring handle with thumbrest.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. E. Lawrence Sumpter
Object Number 
1957.127
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group