Lot 384: ASSORTED HOBBS AND OTHER PATTERN KEROSENE STAND LAMPS, LOT OF FIVE
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED HOBBS AND OTHER PATTERN KEROSENE STAND LAMPS, LOT OF FIVE, colorless fonts, opaque white bases including Clover Leaf and Blackberry, comprising two Loop and Rib, a Blackberry with No. 1 base; a Wheeling Plain; and a Hearts and Stars example, each with a Hobbs patented connector and No. 1 period collar.
Condition Report: Fonts and four bases undamaged, Clover Leaf base with a flake and roughness, one connector with light denting, Loop and Rib slightly loose at connector and remaining example with light interior residue.
Dimensions: 9" to 10 3/4" H to top of collars.
Medium: Second half 19th century.