Oil lamps (pair)

Object Number: 
INV.541ab
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 4 1/4 in. ( 25.4 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Pair of colorless, blown lead glass oil lamps with spherical fonts with hollw peg bases attached with hollow baluster stem with bobeche to low domed base; INV.541A has a tin double wick holder.
Gallery Label: 
Straight double wick holders were designed for whale oil lamps.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group