Oil lamp

Object Number: 
1920.63
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
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