Hobbs' Hand Stem Stand Lamp
HOBBS' HAND STEM STAND LAMP, colorless, drip edge embossed "PATD SEPT 29TH 1863 JAN 9TH 1877", No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a period slip burner and chimney. Hobbs, Brockunier & Co. Fourth quarter 19th century. 8 3/4" H to top of collar, 4" D base.
Literature: Thuro III, p. 119d. Parallels Bredehoft - Hobbs, p. 139.
Provenance: Property of a Rockingham Co., Virginia collector.