E. Miller No. 1 Hinged Lip Burner
E. MILLER NO. 1 HINGED LIP BURNER, thumbwheel marked "PAT. DEC. 10. 67. APR. 7. 68", period mold-blown lip chimney with flattened sides. Fitted on a colorless Dietz No. 875 finger lamp, applied handle, No. 1 fine line collar. Third quarter 19th century. Lamp 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 3 1/4" D base.
Literature: Lamp as Dietz & Company Illustrated Catalogue, pl. 8, no. 875.
Provenance: From the collection of Abigail and the late Edward Meyer of Plantsville, CT.
Burner deflector with some minor denting, chimney with some minute flakes/roughness to top rim. Lamp undamaged with a burst bubble at top edge of foot.