Lot 340: TWO POST KEROSENE STAND LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: TWO POST KEROSENE STAND LAMP, colorless, No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a period No. 1 "VICTOR" burner and etched bulge, beaded-top chimney.
Condition Report: Lamp undamaged with minute roughness at each of the corners, likely as made, chimney with three flakes to the fitter.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 9" H to top of collar, 3 7/8" x 5" base.
Exhibited: Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 248, fig. c.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.