Lot 399: E. S. SPENCER LOG DOUBLE-ARM KEROSENE STAND LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: E. S. SPENCER LOG DOUBLE-ARM KEROSENE STAND LAMP, nickel-plate finish, signed with patent information on the font tube, with appropriate "CRYSTAL LIGHT" burners. Topped with two peachblow-type umbrella-form shades with appropriate period chimneys.
Condition Report: Undamaged except for a minute flake to the top rim of one shade, chimneys with roughness to the fitter and top rim.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 21" HOA, 11" H to the top of the burner, 4 3/4" D foot, 5 1/2" D shade fitters.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.