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Object Name Lamp, Oil
Description Acquired June 28, 2002
Oil lamp with paper stating, "Blacksmith Art, A 19th century oil lamp, known as a "Betty Lamp," of a type used primarily in log cabins. (Also, hooks [cataloged as objects 2013.20, 2013.21 and 2013.22] that were hand forged, and can still be found on antique barnes around Bucks County. Made of soldered tin and wrought-iron.

On display at DHS.
Collection Artifact
Date 19th C
Catalog type History
Catalog date 2013-03-08
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Cataloged by Valerie Higgins