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Oil lamp

Object Number: 
INV.4016
Date: 
1825-1840
Medium: 
Glass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 3 x 3 in. ( 22.9 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass oil lamp with blown font and pressed base; ogee-shaped font decorated with wheel-engraved swags and tassels joined by annular knop to square base with two downward sloping tiers on plinth; pewter and tin collar and double wick holder for burning whale oil.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group