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Fluid burning lamp

Object Number: 
1920.42
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Pewter, brass, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 4 3/8 in. ( 22.9 x 11.1 cm )
Description: 
Double screw top wick camphene lamp made of pewter with brass wicks, on a high circular base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group