Whale oil lamp

Object Number: 
1919.12
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group