Part of the collection of photographs in the Catherine Thuro archive.
Title taken from: Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro, c1976 (BIB 19516, NK6196 .T54).
Kerosene lamp, medium horizontal rib has also been seen with a brass stem and marble bass, measures eight and one quarter inches. Text on p. 90.
Similar to pattern in photograph (p. 90, fig. b) published in Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro.
"PH660, F18, 8 1/4", 660" written on verso.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in November 2012.