42: Lattice Band And Rib Stand Lamp
LATTICE BAND AND RIB STAND LAMP, amethyst font, alabaster/clambroth Baroque base, brass connector, No. 1 brass collar. Fitted with a period set-up comprising an E. Miller & Co. central draft burner, thumbwheel marked "E. M. & CO. THE BOUDOIR", 3" stamped shade ring, opaque white ball-form shade with polychrome and gilt stylized decoration. Non-period chimney. Third quarter 19th century. 14 1/2" H to top of shade, 8 3/4" H to top of collar, 3 3/4" SQ base. Shade 4 3/8" H, 2 3/4" D fitter.
Literature: Font parallels Thuro II, p. 41k. Base parallels Thuro II, p. 20a.
Provenance: From the collection of Abigail and the late Edward Meyer of Plantsville, CT.
Font with two minute pattern flakes, top of stem with a moderate chip and two shallow chips, foot with minor flakes/roughness and a light bruise and moderate chip underneath, connector with light denting. Burner set-up undamaged, shade with light wear to