Burning Fluid Lamp

Burning Fluid Lamp

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Object Name
lamp
lamp, burning fluid
Other Terms
Lamp; Lighting Devices; Burning Fluid
date made
1840 - 1860
place made
United States: Massachusetts
place used
United States: Massachusetts, Norwood
Physical Description
glass (lamp material)
brass (burner caps, chain, tubes, disk, collar material)
metal, Britannia (threaded portions of burner material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 4 in; 26.67 cm x 8.89 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
DL.59.2223
accession number
220211
catalog number
59.2223
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. H. B. (Clara Babcock) Blackmar
subject
Lighting
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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