Lot 389: ASSORTED PATTERN KEROSENE LAMPS, LOT OF FIVE
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN KEROSENE LAMPS, LOT OF FIVE, colorless fonts, comprising four stand examples, including a Hobbs Plain Band, a Four Petal Band, and a Hearts and Stars, each with an opaque white base; a Prince Edward; and a bracket font with ribbed arch pattern, each fitted with a period collar. Five examples fitted with a period slip burner and two colorless slip chimneys.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, fonts and Hobbs example undamaged, remaining examples with minute foot imperfections. Setups undamaged, minute roughness to fitters.
Provenance: From an Ohio estate collection.
Dimensions: 3 5/8" to 11 5/8" H to top of collars.
Medium: Second half 19th century.