Egyptian Stand Lamp
EGYPTIAN STAND LAMP, colorless with frosted finish to font and stem, No. 2 B. B. Schneider collar, marked "PAT'D APR. 11TH 1876.". Fitted with a period set-up comprising a No. 2 slip burner, shade ring with various patent dates impressed to underside, colorless and frosted deep acid-etched shade with foliage and floral pattern, and slip chimney. Fourth quarter 19th century. 18" H to top of shade, 11 1/2" H to top of collar, 5 3/4" D base. Shade 4 3/4" H, 4 7/8" D fitter.
Literature: Thuro I, p. 261f.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Dorothy J. Gooch.
Lamp undamaged. Burner with some minor denting, shade ring with some minor repairs, shade fitter with a small shallow chip, chimney fitter with a flake.