Lot 358: ASSORTED PATTERN KEROSENE FINGER LAMPS, LOT OF FOUR
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN KEROSENE FINGER LAMPS, LOT OF FOUR, colorless, comprising a Bullseye Flat Hand, a Cross Lens, a New Martinsville No. 800/By-the-Sea, and a Rib and Petal, three examples with colorless applied handles, period No. 1 collars. Each fitted with a period slip burner and colorless chimneys, including one marked for MacBeth.
Condition Report: Three examples undamaged, Rib and Petal example with two very minute flakes to top of handle, one collar with a dent. One chimney fitter with roughness, remaining components undamaged.
Dimensions: 3" to 3 3/4" H to top of collars.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.