FOR YOUR ATTENTION AND CONSIDERATION: EXTREMELY HARD TO FIND, ENGLISH MADE. FIGURAL KEROSENE LAMP IN A SHAPE OF. AN OWL WITH GLASS EYES.
SPELTER CAST BODY IS VERY DETAILED AND SHARP. BOTTOM OF THE BASE IS MADE OUT OF WOOD AND HOLDS AN ORIGINAL HEAVY CAST IRON. INSERT IN THE MIDDLE, SEE PIC. #12 THUS DESIGN OF THE LAMP IS VERY TYPICAL. MANUFACTURES WERE TRYING TO PREVENT AN ACCIDENTAL FLIP OVER AND.
THERE FOR MADE LAMP BASES EXTREMELY HEAVY, WITH CAST IRON INSERTS FOR STABILITY. THE BEAUTIFUL GLASS SHADE HAS A NICE AND RATE ETCHING IN FORM OF ABIRD AND FLOWERS. THE LAMP IS COMPLETELY FUNCTIONAL, BURNS KEROSENE, AND LOOKS AMAZING WHEN. LIGHTENEDSEE PICS #7 & #8.
MEASUREMENTS ARE: 23 1/2" TO THE TOP OF THE CHIMNEY, 19 1/2". TO THE TOP OF THE SHADE, 12 FROM. THE BASE TO METAL COLLAR ON THE TOP OF THE GLASS FONT, THE SHADE IS 8 WIDE, BASE. IS 6 1/2 IN DIAMETER. PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO ASK QUESTIONS, SEE MY OTHER LISTINGS AND VISIT.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 "GWTW OIL KEROSENE BANQUET ANTIQUE ENGLISH WHIMSICAL VICTORIAN FIGURAL OWL LAMP" is in sale since Wednesday, November 16, 2011. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Lamps, Lighting\Lamps\ Non-Electric\Oil". The seller is "momota65" and is located in San Jose, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.