Lot 292: HOBBS NO. 326 WINDOWS / COIN DOT KEROSENE STAND LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: HOBBS NO. 326 WINDOWS / COIN DOT KEROSENE STAND LAMP, Ruby opalescent/cranberry opalescent font, colorless base, No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a period No. 1 slip burner, period pie-crust slip chimney. Hobbs, Brockunier & Co.
Condition Report: Virtually undamaged with a minute bruise at the connector, likely as made.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 9" H to top of collar, 4 7/8" D base.
Exhibited: Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 225. Parallels Hobbs, p. 141, top.
Medium: Circa 1889.