Lot 301: ANGELA KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ANGELA KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP, colorless opalescent, pressed handle with three connections, No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a period No. 1 slip burner and crimp-top chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged. Normal oil discoloration at handle and light annealing lines at foot, as made.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 5" H to top of collar, 3 3/4" D foot.
Exhibited: Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 273, fig. h.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.