Oil lamp

Object Number: 
1965.914b
Date: 
1845-1870
Medium: 
Glass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 10.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Yellow pressed lead glass oil lamp; ovoid font with six oval panels in relief on hexagonal incurving stem on hexagonal pedestal base; entire lamp pressed in one multi-part mold; pewter and tin collar and double wick holder for whale oil.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group