Float-Wick Oil Lamp


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Float-Wick Oil Lamp   (1944.03.0019A)
  1. Furnishings
  2. :
  3. Lighting Equipment
  4. :
  5. Lighting Devices
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Euro - American

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 43.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 8.2 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 118 g
Measuring Remarks There is also approximately 37cm of chain and hook attached for hanging.
Materials Metal--Silver
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Soldering
Munsell Color Information Light Greenish Gray (5GY 8/1) -tarnished silver Dark Gray (N 2.75/ 5.5% R)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Courtesy of Mrs. J. J. Parry
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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