Object ID
2008.34.4
Object Name
Lamp, Oil
Object Collection
Date Created
1900 – 1940
Alternative Name
metal oil lamp
Material
Metal
Object Entities
Object Description
Metal oil lamp. The bottom is a small circular holder for the oil. There is a spout and mouth to pour the oil. The handle has leaf etching on interior. Attached to the back of the handle is a wick holder and hook for hanging.
Origin
Donated by Nikitas and Vasiliki Karahalios. Based on the precision of the metal the lamp is circa 1900-1940.
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Citation
Lamp, Oil, 1900 – 1940, Karahalios's Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/8095. Accessed 11/27/20.