Whale Oil Lamp

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Object Name: 
Whale Oil Lamp
Accession Number: 
66.4.35
Dimensions: 
H: 3", D (base): 1 3/4"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1815-1835
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown. Spherical font; applied straight stem with one knop; applied flat circular foot with rough pontil mark. Metal burner with cork lining and single wick tube (probably a replacement).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Westerfield Estate, Mrs. Jason, Source
1966-02-15
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