Found In Collection

Lantern Base

Lantern Base

Lantern Base

Description:

This is a base for large oil lantern. Base is cylindrical and is supported by three feet. Two wide wicks on base, each wick has a separate handle for adjusting. Also on top of base is a round lid where fuel would be poured in. Considering the large size, item was most likely used for industrial purposes.

Keywords:

lamp, farm equipment

Source:

Found in Collection (FIC)

Date of Object:

ca. 1940

Accession #:

012.15.01

Dimensions:

20.5 cm Dia., x 13 cm H

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