Another pinner wrote: "I collect Oil Lamps! they are a piece of my childhood. We lived 7 yrs in a seevillage in Mexico with no electricity. My job was to trim the wicks and fill the reservoirs with kerosene. to this day I detest the smell of kerosene!
clustering an assortment of crystal and glass oil lamps on a tray. The lamp openings once designed for wicks are ideally suited for holding a variety of candle sizes, and the decorative wells are great when used as vases.