E. F. Jones No. 0 Lip Burner
E. F. JONES NO. 0 LIP BURNER, thumbwheel marked "E. F. JONES. / PATENT. MAY 4.1858. / REISSUE. JAN 11. 1859.", with a Merrill's air director, marked "MERRILL'S PATENT. JUNE 14. 1859.", non-period lip chimney. Fitted on a colorless Ribbed finger lamp, applied handle, No. 1 fine line collar. Third quarter 19th century. Lamp 2 1/2" H to top of collar, 3 3/4" D base.
Literature: Lamp as Thuro I, p. 88b, top right.
Provenance: From the collection of Abigail and the late Edward Meyer of Plantsville, CT.
Burner with minute wear and deflector with a minute dent, chimney undamaged. Lamp handle with a crack to lower terminal.