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Oil lamps 3

Victorian kerosene lighting, 1860-1900

by Catherine M. V. Thuro

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Collector Books, Thorncliffe House, Distributed by Collector Books in Toronto, Paducah, KY .
Written in English

  • Glass kerosene lamps -- Collectors and collecting.,
  • Glassware -- Collectors and collecting.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-275) and index.

    StatementCatherine M.V. Thuro.
    LC ClassificationsNK5440.K44 T482 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3967686M
    ISBN 101574320890
    LC Control Number2001273704

    This wick is specially designed, with its thick inner section consisting of cotton roving and braided outer cotton exterior, to work with a variety of lamp oils. Top lantern and oil lamp makers throughout the country use our oil wick. Also used for vapor filtration. Wick measures: 3 /4 inch ( mm) thickness, 10 feet ( meter).

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