Pierced Sheet Iron And Blown Molded Panel Whale Oi
PIERCED SHEET IRON AND BLOWN MOLDED PANEL WHALE OIL LANTERN, small ring strap handle, pierced top with stars and diamonds, base with stars pattern, conical-form eight-panel fixed colorless globe, removable base with bayonet mechanism and fitted with colorless glass font, No. 1 fine line collar. Fitted with a brass and tin double-tube burner. Mid 19th century. 11 3/4" HOA, 9 3/4" H to top of cap, 4" D base.
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.
Good condition, moderate rust and pitting, globe with a small shallow chip to base ring, font undamaged. Burner with light rust.