Lot 440: ASSORTED PATTERN KEROSENE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN KEROSENE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO, comprising an amber New York stand example with brass connector, amber quilt-optic shade, non-period collar; and a decorated parlor lamp with orange ground and large lily polychrome decoration, cast-iron base with brass finish, non-period colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamps and shade, New York with electrical fitting to top of collar, parlor example with light wear to decoration. Chimney undamaged.
Dimensions: 10" H to top of collar, 5 1/2" SQ base and 10 1/2" H to top of collar, 6" SQ base. Shade 5 7/8" H, 4" D fitter.
Exhibited: Parallels Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 309, fig. b.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.