This is a circa 1860, tin whale oil lamp. The lamp has a 3 1/2" height. The top diameter is 2 3/4" and the base diameter is 3 1/2". The whale oil burner and wick is intact and there are no cracks or breaks to the tin.
Quality Antique American Lights: Arts/Crafts; Deco; Gothic; Neoclassic; Spanish Revival; Victorian.
Sherlock specializes in restored antique American lighting: ceiling fixtures, chandeliers, floor and table lamps, sconces.