Owl And Shield Stand Lamp
OWL AND SHIELD STAND LAMP, cobalt blue, circular six-panel base, No. 1 fine line collar. Fitted with a Holmes, Booth & Haydens "Collins" No. 1 slip burner, thumbwheel marked "PAT SEPT 19 1865", period blue slip chimney with ten-petal top. Third quarter 19th century. 7 3/4" H to top of collar, 4 1/8" D base.
Literature: Parallels Thuro I, p. 117h.
Provenance: From the collection of Abigail and the late Edward Meyer of Plantsville, CT.
Font undamaged, underside of foot with significant shallow chip along with two other flakes, edge with expected minute flakes/roughness. Burner and chimney undamaged.