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Student lamp

Object Number: 
1933.229a-c
Date: 
1863-1900
Medium: 
Brass, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 1/2 x 12 x 8 1/4 in. ( 54.6 x 30.5 x 21 cm )
Marks: 
molded: in low relief on seal burner: "PATENTED/ MAR. 10. 1863/C. A. KLEEMAN/C.F.A. HINRICHS NEW YORK/SOLE AGENT U.S."
Description: 
Brass reading lamp with conical milk glass shade with flaring lip; circular base with central rod; cylindrical kerosene reservoir on side, opposite burner; tube-shaped glass chimney.
Credit Line: 
Gift of E. B. Child
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group