Oil lamp

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Oil lamp with a flared base topped by a circluar platform which supports two arches supporting two circluar, smoke coloured holders. In between them is a round shaped structure with a red coloured cone shaped top. At the bottom of each holder and structure are perforations. At the back, a handle projects outward from the cone topped structure and ends just below the circular platform. The lamp itself has a yellow coloured body covered with red and black geometric motifs in the shape of triangles and rectangles, some of which are filled in with crisscross lines and checkerboard patterns. Date: 1830s. Record ID: nmafa_2000-16-1.

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