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Whale Oil Lamp

Date:
ca. 1827–35
Geography:
Probably made in New England, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Pressed and free-blown lead glass
Dimensions:
H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Michael Heidelberger, in memory of Nina T. Heidelberger, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.439.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Dr. Michael Heidelberger, New York, until 1982
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