Kerosene Lamp

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Object Name: 
Kerosene Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2004.4.38
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 43.8 cm, Diam (max): 10.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1857-1865
Credit Line: 
Purchased with funds from the Gertrude Christman Melvin Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, cut; brass; tooled, assembled. Lamp has a square marble base with a tooled cylindrical brass stem that supports a flattened circular cut glass font topped with a brass collar, burner and colorless chimney.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Leflet, Herbert A., Jr., Former Collection
Green Valley Auction, Source
2004-05-06
Inscription: 
WADE & BURNHAM'S / PATENT. / 1858. / APRIL 6
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