Lot 331: THOUSAND EYE WITH DIAMOND AND DOT FONT KEROSENE COMPOSITE STAND LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: THOUSAND EYE WITH DIAMOND AND DOT FONT KEROSENE COMPOSITE STAND LAMP, apple green, brass connector, No. 2 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a period No. 2 slip burner. Adams & Co.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, interior of font with several manufacturing imperfections including bubbles and annealing lines. Burner with some light corrosion.
Provenance: Collection of William D. "Bill" Ross, Bean Station, TN.
Dimensions: 12 1/4" H to top of collar, 5 7/8" SQ foot.
Exhibited: Thuro - Oil Lamps 3, p. 92, fig. a.
Medium: Circa 1886.