29: TRIPLE FLUTE AND BAR STAND LAMP
TRIPLE FLUTE AND BAR STAND LAMP, green font with hints of opalescence, brass stem, double-step marble base with stamped brass ornamentation, No. 2 fine line collar. Fitted with a period set-up comprising an Adlams No. 2 lip burner, thumbwheel marked "ADLAMS. PATENT MAY 19. 1863" and with wing symbol, with a Merrill's air director, marked "R. S. MERRILL'S PATENT JUNE 14. 1859", standard 4" stamped shade ring with coining, deep acid etched ball-form shade with fisherman scenes. Non-period lip chimney. Third quarter 19th century. 17 1/4" H to top of shade, 10 1/4" H to top of collar, 4 1/2" SQ base. Shade 6" H, 4" D fitter.
Literature: Thuro I, p. 80a, left. Font Thuro III, p. 97a.
Provenance: From the collection of Abigail and the late Edward Meyer of Plantsville, CT.
Excellent condition, font with a small abrasion/light bruise to shoulder and one lower corner with a pattern flake, marble with expected minor flakes/roughness. Burner deflector with denting and light splits to solder on each side of wick tube, shade fitt