October 22, 2016, 9:30 AM EST
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Lot 52: FLINT GLASS EIGHT FLUTE / PANEL MINIATURE WHALE OIL STAND LAMP(27 views)
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Description: FLINT GLASS EIGHT FLUTE / PANEL MINIATURE WHALE OIL STAND LAMP, colorless, octagonal baluster form flute/panel stem, circular foot with rough pontil mark, nickel-plate collar. Fitted with a period tin single-tube burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and burner.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 4 1/2" H to top of collar, 2 3/4" D foot.
Medium: Third quarter 19th century.
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