Lot 341: HEART KEROSENE FINGER LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: HEART KEROSENE FINGER LAMP, custard with polychrome-enamel floral decoration to hearts, No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a period No. 1 "QUEEN ANNE" burner and a period slip chimney with a pie-crust rim. Tarentum Glass Co.
Condition Report: Undamaged with typical wear to the burner.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 3" H to top of collar, 3 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Heacock - Custard Glass from A to Z, p. 45, fig. 291. Parallels Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 260, fig. a.
Medium: Circa 1900.