Lot 299: INVERTED THUMBPRINT AND FAN BASE KEROSENE STAND LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: INVERTED THUMBPRINT AND FAN BASE KEROSENE STAND LAMP, colorless opalescent font, blue Fan base, No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar with patent information. Fitted with a period slip chimney with spring stabilizer, period scalloped-edge chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged with minor overall wear, burner gallery slightly loose.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 8 3/4" H to top of collar, 4 1/2" D foot.
Exhibited: Parallels Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 290, fig. d.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.