Oil lamp

Oil lamp
Title
Oil lamp
Date 
Mid 19th century
Medium 
Pewter
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description 
Pair of whale oil lamp with saucer base baluster shaft and cylindrical reservoir with single wick.
Credit Line 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number 
1964.62ab
Gallery Label 
According to the Pewter Society Members, these lamps were made by James Putnam.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group