Lot 330: MATCH HOLDER KEROSENE STAND LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: MATCH HOLDER KEROSENE STAND LAMP, colorless, adjacent to stem is a match holder container embossed "PATENT PENDING" and with striker edge, No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar. Possibly Adams & Co.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font undamaged, exterior edge of foot with a flake at mold line.
Provenance: Collection of William D. "Bill" Ross, Bean Station, TN.
Dimensions: 7 1/2" H to top of collar, 4 3/8" D base.
Exhibited: Standard as Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 189, fig. e. Font as Thuro - Oil Lamps I, p. 192, fig. a.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.