Lot 333: MOON AND STAR KEROSENE STAND LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: MOON AND STAR KEROSENE STAND LAMP, amber font, blue base, brass connector, No. 2 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a No. 2 Plume & Atwood "New Calcium" burner. Probably Adams & Co.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font and burner undamaged, foot with several expected minute to minor flakes to exterior edge.
Provenance: Collection of William D. "Bill" Ross, Bean Station, TN.
Dimensions: 10 1/2" H to top of collar, 4 1/2" SQ foot.
Exhibited: Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 237, no. 3 bottom.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.