2-part Lamp

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Object Name: 
2-part Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.4.26
Dimensions: 
H (stand): 15.7 cm, D (burner): 5.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1885-1930
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Gertrude Christman Melvin
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; metal; mold-blown. Round mold-blown font which is marked "VAPO CRESOLENE/USE KEROSENE" on side; metal collar and burner. Lamp rests in an elaborate iron stand with scroll feet and saucer-like top section which would be heated by the flame of the lamp.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Melvin, Crandall, Jr. (1928-2003), Source
Melvin, Gertrude Christman, Former Collection
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