Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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oil lamp
  • United States
  • oil lamp, circa 1880s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 12.7 cm
    Object Height: 5 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6328
Description

Miniature, amber glass oil lamp with a "Bulls eye", circular pattern on the round, domed base. It has an octagonal stem and a globular body. There is a brass ring around the wick.