Used through the 1700's and into the 1800's until kerosene replaced whale oil and lard as fuel. 9 1/2" height with weighted conical base, slender stem and cylindrical top with hanging eye to the back. Removable cylindrical reservoir with long wick holder top designed to keep the flame away from the wood wall. Few small dents. Good patina with old verdigris in protected areas.

Stock Number: FNS465

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