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Hour lamp

Pewter hour lamp; trumpet base; turned spindle; oil container and glass bulb with graduated hour strip on side.

Provenance

By 1924, gift of the estate of Mrs. William Dorr Boardman through Mrs. Bernard C. Weld to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. William Dorr Boardman

English, 18th century (?)

Object Place

England

Accession Number

24.28

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter