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Catalog Number 2008.15.1
Object Name Lamp, Oil
Description Clear glass oil lamp with tarnished metal lid and wick still inside. Label on bottom reads "Lamp used by G.[eorge] Stratton making shoes. Printed by Eliot Stratton." Hudson Historical Society member and former antiques dealer Ralph Crowell examined the lamp in 2009 and determined it was hand-blown and most likely produced in the 1860s.
Date 1860s
Credit line Gift of Eliot Stratton