Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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oil lamp
  • United States
  • oil lamp, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pewter
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.6 x 5.7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 2 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1087

Pewter chamber oil lamp. Bell-Shaped body with an ear-shaped handle. Has a single brass wick holder.