Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Roswell Gleason
    born: Putney, Vermont United States
  • lamp, circa 1830–1850
  • Where object was made: Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States
  • pewter, brass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 16.9 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 5/8 x 3 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1102

Pewter "lozenge top" camphene lamp with splayed out brass burners and pedestal base. One brass burner is broken at the base.