Lot 436: HANGING DOUBLE-BURNER KEROSENE ANGLE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: HANGING DOUBLE-BURNER KEROSENE ANGLE LAMP, cylindrical body with a nickel-finish, swirled brass handle, two original burners embossed "ANGLE LAMP MFG. CO./N.Y.", font tank embossed "THE ANGLE LAMP/CO. N.Y./PATENTED IN THE US/AND/FOREIGN COUNTRIES" and with foliate design. Fitted with two blown-molded shoulder connecters and white chimney-shades. Together with a ceiling-mount suspension motor. Angle Lamp Co.
Condition Report: Body undamaged, one chimney-shade with a crack to the body, remaining shades and shoulders with moderate chipping/roughness to the fitters.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 21" HOA, 11" H to top of the font tank, 12" DOA.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.