Description : An antique Kerosene or Oil Lamp w/ Brass base & collars, pictorial Milk Glass Stem and colorless blown Glass Font, 13H, c. Glass font is a squat, onion form with cut star & bullseye details. Milk Glass stem has a House & Trees in a Winter Scene flanked by decorative cast brass ribs. The second tier of the base appears to be copper or similar.Evaluating early Fluid Lamps is well beyond the scope of my expertise. The photos are probably the best description.
The font interior could use a cleaning and the brass components have tarnish, as shown. The upper wick opening has a small dent. No other apparent damage or repairs noted.See photos for complete details, close-ups and hidden value. Please consider them as part of the description. Measures 13H x 5-3/4W (Font) overall. Base is 5-3/8 x 5-3/8 square. Level, straight and sturdy; weighs approximately 3.75 lbs! Good Luck, thanks for watching, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Kerosene Oil Lamp with Onion Font, Milk Glass Stem & Brass Base, 1890-1910" is in sale since Thursday, February 11, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Lamps, Lighting\Lamps\ Non-Electric\Oil". The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.