Oil lamps (2)

Object Number: 
1920.36ab
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall (lamp): 7 in. × 5 7/8 in. (17.8 × 14.9 cm) Overall (extinguisher): 2 1/2 × 7/8 in. (6.4 × 2.2 cm)
Description: 
One of a pair of oil lamps with saucer base, fluted shaft, and urn with cover shaped reservoir; handle in the form of a dolphin and the lamps still retain extinguisher.
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