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Table lamp chimney

Description:

In the 1700s, small glass chimneys were added to most lamps to protect the flame and control the flow of air.

 

This glass chimney is for a paraffin table lamp.

Materials/Media:
glass
Dimensions:
H 203mm, D (foot) 75mm, D (rim) 42mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:2002.21.7
Digital Number:
DMDM096n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council