Lot 316: NEW ENGLAND CENTENNIAL KEROSENE STAND LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: NEW ENGLAND CENTENNIAL KEROSENE STAND LAMP, colorless, font embossed with a circle containing an eagle and 20 stars, reverse with a circle containing a scroll and 13 stars, Centennial base, No. 1 fine-line collar. Fitted with a period Manhattan Brass Co. No. 1 hinged lip burner and an engraved chimney with a scalloped top.
Condition Report: Undamaged.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 8" H to top of collar, 4 3/8" DOA base.
Exhibited: Font as Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 104, fig. a. Base as Thuro - Oil Lamp I, p. 104, fig. b.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.