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Fat lamp (betty lamp)

Object Number: 
2010.6.4
Date: 
1830-1870
Medium: 
Copper and brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 3 in. (10.8 x 11.4 x 7.6 cm)
Description: 
Fat lamp (or betty lamp); hanging type, cover and wick supoprt (hanger missing).
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Ruth S. Susswein and Rita S. Gottesman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group