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Whale oil lamp

Object Number: 
INV.7577
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Tin, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 in. ( 6.4 x 8.9 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Squat, cylindrical lamp of sheet tin painted brown-black with flat base, stepped dome top with bifurcated burners set in a screw top; strap handle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group