107: J. J. Marcy's No. 0 Hinged Lip Burner
J. J. MARCY'S NO. 0 HINGED LIP BURNER, thumbwheel marked "JJ MARCY'S PAT DEC: 2 1862", non-period lip chimney. Fitted on a colorless Dietz No. 870 finger lamp, applied handle, No. 1 fine line collar. Third quarter 19th century. Lamp 2 3/4" H to top of collar, 3 3/8" D base.
Literature: Lamp as Dietz & Company Illustrated Catalogue, pl. 8, top row, fifth from left.
Provenance: From the collection of Abigail and the late Edward Meyer of Plantsville, CT.
Burner and chimney undamaged. Lamp with a minor flake to handle and loss to tip of curl, collar with light splits and marring.