FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: STUNNING, EXTREMELY RARE, ALL ORIGINAL, LARGE KEROSENE LAMP. MOST LIKELY MADE BY CHRISTIAN CORNELIUS OF PHILADELPHIA DURING 1860's.LIGHTING DEVICES IN THE WORLD, THEIR PRODUCTS. DESIRABLE AND COLLECTABLE NOW, AND ALWAYS COMMAND TOP PRICES. TO FIND THIS KIND OF LAMP IN SUCH GREAT AND COMPLETE ORIGINAL CONDITION TODAY. THIS GLASS TREASURE STILL WORKS GREAT BURNING KEROSENE. THE LAMP IS 24.5 TALL AND QUITE HEAVY.
IT HAS A 5 WIDE MARBLE BASE WITH THICK CAST BRASS. RED TO CLEAR OVERLAY CUT GLASS COLUMN WITH CLEAR.GLASS OIL FONT, BRASS RING. BLOWN AND HAND CUT FLORAL SHADE THAT IS 9 IN DIAMETER. THERE ARE NO CONDITION ISSUES TO REPORT, ONLY THE USUAL HAND MADE GLASS IMPERFECTIONS SUCH. EXPECTED WEAR TO THE METAL PARTS AND CHIPPING OF THE EDGES ON CRYSTAL.
Our unique collection of American "gone with the wind" lamps took many years to form. It is now for sale and currently awaiting new owner. Most of the lamps in our collection are impossible to find for sale anywhere.Qualified buyers will be invited to view and inspect the collection in person. We can also provide high resolution photos of each lamp in the collection with detailed description, condition report, and provenance. The item "ANTIQUE ASTRAL OIL SINUMBRA BOSTON SANDWICH RUBY GLASS SOLAR LAMP BELL FLOWER" is in sale since Saturday, January 12, 2013.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Lamps". The seller is "momota65" and is located in San Jose, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.