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Color: Ruby Red
Type: Oil burning
Overall Height: 19-1/2"
Font Diameter: 6-1/2"
Holds up to 40 oz. of lamp-oil, not included
Ruby Red Glass Oil Lamp will brighten a winter evening. The bold ruby color, a stained red glass, adds a striking accent to tables and buffets. Handy in emergencies when the power goes out, this convenient oil lamp is easily lit to provide needed light.
Red Glass Oil Lamp is reproduced to match the original Victorian "princess feather" lamp. Lamp base is pressed glass displaying the decorative embossed pattern. Lamp burner is brass plated with a turn switch to raise and lower the cotton wick.
This Ruby Red Glass Oil Lamp is estimated to burn for nearly 80 hours. It is easy to use and a great source for emergency lighting. Lamp burns approximately 0.5 ounces of lamp-oil per hour. The large font holds up to 40 ounces.
Oil Lamp Guide
Only use "lamp oil" as a fuel source. Other oil types can cause fires and/or damage oil burners.
Leave at least a ½ inch of head-space when filling up your oil lamp.
Keep lamp reservoir half full so that wick stays properly saturated
Oil lamps burn approximately ½ ounce of lamp oil per hour.
Trim off charred edge of wick after every couple uses. If charred residue is not kept trimmed, wick will likely smoke and provide dim light.
Replace lamp chimney once lamp is lit to protect flame from drafts.
Caution: A burning oil lamp should not be left unattended. Lamps should be placed out of the reach of children.