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Whale Oil Lamp

Maker:
Probably New England Glass Company (American, East Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1818–1888)
Date:
1830–40
Geography:
Made in East Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Pressed and free-blown lead glass
Dimensions:
H. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Michael Heidelberger, in memory of Nina T. Heidelberger, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.439.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Dr. Michael Heidelberger, New York, until 1982
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