Lot 410: AMERICAN MIXED-METAL AND MARBLE KEROSENE BANQUET LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: AMERICAN MIXED-METAL AND MARBLE KEROSENE BANQUET LAMP, ornate scroll motif to the font holder and foot, marble stem with discolored striations. Fitted with a period drop-in font, electrified. Topped with a yellow Lion ball-form shade. Maker unverified.
Condition Report: Undamaged with the burner having been drilled to place a switch.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 28" HOA, 19" H to top of shade ring, 6 1/4" SQ base, 9 1/2" H shade.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.