crusie

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Historical Examples of crusie

  • Perhaps the most curious of the Scottish antiquities is the crusie.

  • The crusie was usually suspended by an iron hook and the flow of oil to the wick could be regulated by tilting.

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    M. Luckiesh

  • A crusie was burning on the table, and she removed her gown and uncoiled her long, brown hair.

    Christine

    Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr