Lot 305: POLKA DOT KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: POLKA DOT KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP, colorless opalescent, pressed handle with three connections, period No. 1 collar. Fitted with a period No. 1 slip burner and beaded-top chimney.
Condition Report: Body with a 1/2" crack emanating from the upper terminal of handle.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 4 1/2" H to top of collar, 3 1/2" D foot.
Exhibited: Parallels Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 237, No. 6.
Medium: Circa 1894.