323: Sheet Iron Kerosene Finger Lamps, Lot Of Four
SHEET IRON KEROSENE FINGER LAMPS, LOT OF FOUR, comprising two conical-form examples with saucer bases, one example marked on shoulder "STILLMAN SAFETY LAMP PAT. AUG. 19'02 - JOHN A HURLEY INC B'PORT, CONN"; and two circular-form examples including one with reflector, No. 1 and No. 2 collars. Fitted with three No. 2 and a No. 1 slip burners and non-period chimneys. Second half 19th and early 20th century. 1 3/4" to 4 1/4" H to top of collar, 5" to 6" D base.
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.
Very good to good condition with minor denting, marked example with moderate rust and others with light rust, some with possible minor repairs. No. 1 burner frozen and deflector with minor denting.