Lamp; Miller Co, Meriden, Conneticut, USA; Unknown; CR1977.345

Name/Title

Lamp

About this object

Lamp from Nevis Post Office in three parts a: White and blue streaked glass with clear glass handle with brass fitting on top with thread on inner side; b: Glass and wick holder. Cover over wick turns back on hinge Embossed 'Venus' on brass. 'Miller Co Made in USA' on wick control; c: Lamp Glass, wavy upper lip with several large chips out of top.

Maker

Miller Co, Meriden, Conneticut, USA

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

United States, Connecticut, Meriden

Medium and Materials

Glass base, brass fittings, glass top

Inscription and Marks

Embossed 'Venus' on brass. 'Miller Co Made in USA' on wick control;

Measurements

H 297mm x Dia 95mm (with handle W 130mm)

Subject and Association Keywords

Lighting equipment

Subject and Association Keywords

Oil lamp

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Lighting

Object number

CR1977.345

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