2-part Whale Oil Lamp

Object Name: 
2-part Whale Oil Lamp

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Object Name: 
2-part Whale Oil Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
80.4.69
Dimensions: 
H: 13.5 cm, D (foot): 6.7 cm, W (foot): 6.5 cm x 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1825-1840
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Donald F. Clark
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; mold-blown and pressed. Conical ribbed font with metal drop-in whale oil burner, attached to a square pyramidal pressed base; stippled underneath.
Provenance: 
Clark Estate, Donald F., Source
Color: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 216, #832; BIB# 30457