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Oil lamp

Object Number: 
INV.553
Date: 
1820-1860
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 11.4 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Colorless blown lead glass peg oil lamp with spherical font with inturned lip and applied handle crimped at lower terminal attached to solid peg with pontil mark.
Gallery Label: 
Peg lamps were designed to fit into a candlestick.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group