Lot 414: VICTORIAN METAL AND ONYX KEROSENE BANQUET LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN METAL AND ONYX KEROSENE BANQUET LAMP, spherical onyx font holder with a brass medial band with lion ornaments to each side, large brass stem with a wide circular foot, weighted base. Fitted with a brass drop-in font with a "CLIMAX" burner, period slip chimney. Topped with a reproduction amber Primrose shade. Maker unverified.
Condition Report: Lamp base undamaged with minor roughness to the marble rim, chip to the fitter of the shade, minor denting to the font tank.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 25 3/4" HOA, 18 1/2" H to top of burner, 8 3/4" H shade.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.