FOR YOUR ATTENTION & CONSIDERATION: FROM THE LATE 19 CENTURY DUTCH TOWN OF DELFT COMES THIS ONE OF A KIND BEAUTY - AN EXTRA. RARE JUMBO PRESENTATION KEROSENE LAMP. NEVER ELECTRIFIED, WITH ALL ORIGINAL HARDWARE AND ORIGINAL GIANT YELLOW CASED GLASS SHADE WITH ETCHED AND GILT DRAGON-MONSTER MOTIF.
THE ORIGINAL DUPLEX BURNER IS IN A GREAT WORKING CONDITION, FUNCTIONS WELL WITH KEROSENESEE PICS. THE MAJOLICA BASE IS ALL INDIVIDUALLY HAND PAINTED, VERY LIKELY MADE FOR THE TRADE SHOW OR EXHIBITION. THE CONDITION IS EXCELLENT, WITH NO LOSSES OR STRESS BRAKES. WITH GYPSUM MATERIAL AFTER COOLING AT FACTORY TO PREVENT DAMAGE. MARKED AT BASE WITH DELFT SIGNATUREPIC.
MEASUREMENTS ARE: 38 1/2" TALL TO THE TOP OF THE 11" DIAMETER GLOBE, THE BASE IS 10"x10"x10. Our unique collection of American "gone with the wind" lamps took many years to form. It is now for sale and currently awaiting new owner. Most of the lamps in our collection are impossible to find for sale anywhere. Qualified buyers will be invited to view and inspect the collection in person.
We can also provide high resolution photos of each lamp in the collection with detailed description, condition report, and provenance. The item "ANTIQUE KEROSENE OIL GWTW DELFT MAJOLICA PORCELAIN CHINESE JAPANESE DRAGON LAMP" is in sale since Saturday, October 25, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Lamps". The seller is "momota65" and is located in San Jose, California.This item can be shipped worldwide.