Oil night lamp w/wick
Overall: 4 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 10.8 x 6.4 cm )
Colorless pressed lead glass oil lamp; bell-shaped font with applied loop handle with crimped end; threaded brass collar and single wick holder.
These lamps are known as hand lamps or night lights. According to the accession records, this is a camphene lamp that burned a fluid made from a distillate of camphor.
Gift of Marguerite Weidenman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.