Primitive lamp, a stone used as floating wick holder, marked Shetland
Primitive lamp, a stone used as floating wick holder. A natural hollow in the stone has been enlarged for use as a floating wick holder. Probably from the Shetland Islands, 19th century.
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- furnishing and equipment
- furnishing - artefact
- lighting device
- lamp - lighting device
- Lovett Collection
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