Lot 433: SCROLL AND SWIRLING PANELS PATTERNED KEROSENE PARLOR LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: SCROLL AND SWIRLING PANELS PATTERNED KEROSENE PARLOR LAMP, cased pink, electrified. Cased pink elongated urn-form font holder with cast iron foot, underside embossed "246", brass drop-in font with stamped scroll shoulder and side-refill feature, cased pink unpatterned ball-form shade. Fitted with an electrified burner. Non-period colorless slip chimney.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, glass elements undamaged, shade fitter with normal minute flakes/roughness, as made, base with a drilled hole for electric switch, font fitted with electric cord. Burner lacking components and with alterations.
Provenance: From a North Carolina collection.
Dimensions: 22 1/2" H to top of shade, 12 3/4" H to top of vase, 7" SQ foot. Shade 8 1/2" H, 4" D fitter.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.