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Oil lamp

Oil lamp
Title
Oil lamp
Date 
1830-1850
Medium 
Iron, tin
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 6 in. ( 19 x 15.2 cm )
Description 
Sheet iron oil lamp; molded saucer base; cylindrical stem and fuel reservoir; circular handle; reflector or lense may have fit into slot along side of reservoir.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1920.63
Provenance 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group