Lot 269: 269. Antique Kerosene Stove Bottle
December 3, 2016
Graham, NC, USALive Auction
Description: Shout out to Frans Wilhelm Lindquist who created the first kerosene stove in 1892. The "clean" fuel propelled heat for ovens around the country. These dandy little bottles were convenient and far less laborious than coal or wood. The Brits called this combustible hydrocarbon liquid "paraffin". This early century glass stove drip vessel with bail handle would make a fab vase or repurposed oil lampÂ - "Patd. 1917" Â Dimensions: Â 8"w x 9.5" Tall.