Visual display of the Fat lamp

Fat lamp

  • 1840-1860
  • Possibly a member of the William Hockett/Higgatt family. This lamp is coated with a dark brown glaze. For a related lamp, see Hal Pugh and Eleanor Minnock-Pugh, “The Quaker Ceramic Tradition in Piedmont North Carolina,” in Ceramics in America, edited by Robert Hunter and Luke Beckerdite (Lebanon, N.H.: University Press of New England, 2010), p. 97, fig. 50.

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Description of Original
Lead-glazed earthenware
Location of Original
Old Salem Museums & Gardens
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