Lot 326: BELMONT NO. 115 KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: BELMONT NO. 115 KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP, medium blue, drip-catcher shoulder, period Taplin-Brown No. 1 collar. Fitted with a period No. 0 slip burner and petal-top chimney. Belmont Glass Works.
Condition Report: Shallow chip to top of one foot and a light flake to underside of one foot.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 4 1/2" H to top of collar, 3 1/2" D foot.
Exhibited: Lethbridge/Thomas - The Belmont Glass Works, p. 133; parallels Thuro - Oil Lamps II, p. 109, fig. o.
Medium: Circa 1886.