Tulip And Star Stand Lamp
TULIP AND STAR STAND LAMP, fiery opalescent and cobalt blue font, brass stem with stamped ornamentation, marble base, embossed on bottom of font "PATENTED MARCH4 & JUNE3 1862", brass connector, No. 1 fine line collar. Fitted with a period set-up comprising a No. 1 hinged lip burner, period cobalt blue lip chimney with flattened sides and medium petal top. Atterbury & Co. Third quarter 19th century. 18 1/2" H to top of chimney, 10 5/8" H to top of collar, 4 1/8" SQ base.
Literature: Font as Thuro III, p. 98a. Stem as Thuro II, p. 49t.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Dorothy J. Gooch.
Undamaged with some minor high-point wear to tulips on font, marble base with expected wear, collar with a minute dent. Burner set-up undamaged.