On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
11 1/4 x 4 13/16 in. (28.5 x 12.3 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on base in center: "20"
Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty
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Capen and Molineux. Lamp, 1848-1854. Pewter, copper, 11 1/4 x 4 13/16 in. (28.5 x 12.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty, 27.520b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 27.520b_bw.jpg)
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Pewter oil lamp. Barrel shaped body (oil reservoir) has screw-in cap with two copper feed tubes at top; supported on narrow lobed stem and step-domed base.
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