Whale oil lamp

Whale oil lamp
Title
Whale oil lamp
Date 
1850-1875
Medium 
Tin
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 10.8 cm ) Overall (with lid open): 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (10.8 x 8.3 cm)
Description 
Painted oil lamp with attached lid on shallow round canister attached to saucer base with loop handle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Object Number 
1945.328ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group