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Whale oil lamp

Whale oil lamp
Title
Whale oil lamp
Date 
1845-1860
Medium 
Glass, pewter
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. ( 24.8 x 10.5 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed lead glass oil lamp; font composed of dome on top of lobed trumpet connecting stem with multiple lobed knops to hexagonal trumpet-shaped base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Grace A. Garrison
Object Number 
1919.12
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group