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Whale oil lamp

Whale oil lamp
Title
Whale oil lamp
Date 
ca. 1850
Medium 
Pewter
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 2 7/8 in. ( 11.4 x 7.3 cm )
Description 
Single burner lamp with inverted bell-shaped reservoir with high circular, reeded and molded foot.
Credit Line 
Gift of Caroline Phelps Stokes
Object Number 
1896.11
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group