NR Primitive Wrought Iron Antique Betty Crusie Whale Oil Grease Lamp, 19thC
Description : An early, hand-forged Betty Lamp, Northeastern US origin, 19thC. If youve found this then you certainly know the history of these lamps. See Internet for further information. The photos are probably the best description. Hinged lid opens to reveal a tubular wick channel and grease/oil reservoir. Condition : Very Good overall with expected wear, soiling, oxidation, etc. Original dry surface complete with hook and pick. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Displays brilliantly; highly appropriate for any collection of Early Colonial Lighting. Measures approximately 3-3/4H, excluding the hook. The teardrop-form bowl measures 3L x 2-1/8W x 1H.
Overall height with hook in the vertical position: 7-1/2H. Good Luck, thanks for watching, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "NR Primitive Wrought Iron Antique Betty Crusie Whale Oil Grease Lamp, 19thC" is in sale since Sunday, June 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Primitives".
The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Category: Antiques, Primitives,
- Featured Refinements: Primitive Iron Hanging Betty Whale Oil Lamp
- Date of Creation: 1800-1899
- Type: Signs
- Size Type/Largest Dimension: Small (Up to 14in.)
- Material: Metal, Wrought Iron
- Style: Primitive AAFA Country Folk Art Americana
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Region of Origin: US-Northeast
- Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
- Signed: Unsigned
- Maker: Maker Unknown, Northeastern US Origin
- Color: Hand-Forged Wrought Iron