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PARKER U.S. ARMY QUARTER MASTERS KEROSENE STUDENT LAMP

Lot 0395
PARKER U.S. ARMY QUARTER MASTERS KEROSENE STUDENT LAMP, large cast-metal base with stars and floral motifs, oversized font tank. Topped by a period blue ribbed umbrella-form shade, signed period slip chimney. Electrified. Fourth quarter 19th century. 18 3/4" HOA, 15 1/2" LOA, 6" H shade.
Excellent condition overall with a few minute dents to the font tank, one tooth of the burner with a solder repair, one minor split to the shade ring. Shade virtually undamaged with a flake to the bottom fitter.
Literature: Miller/Solverson - Student Lamps of the Victorian Era, p. 116, fig. 210.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.

Condition

Excellent condition overall with a few minute dents to the font tank, one tooth of the burner with a solder repair, one minor split to the shade ring. Shade virtually undamaged with a flake to the bottom fitter.

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PARKER U.S. ARMY QUARTER MASTERS KEROSENE STUDENT LAMP

Estimate $300 - $500Oct 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USA