Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • lamp, circa 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • brass, iron
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14.5 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 11/16 x 3 11/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3122

Brass canting grease lamp with iron jamb hook and supports. Wide, flat-bottomed brass bowl with a rectangular piece of iron attached which has a pointed rod with a bar attached pointing to the bottom of the brass bowl.