• Aladdin Lamps
Lot 82

ALADDIN NO. 1247 VENETIAN ART-CRAFT KEROSENE VASE LAMP

Estimate: $80 - $120
Sold for
$399.75
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

ALADDIN NO. 1247 VENETIAN ART-CRAFT KEROSENE VASE LAMP, red, color fused on the interior, thin gilt tracing to the edge of the foot. Fitted with a brass drop-in font and Model 12 burner lacking a flame spreader. The Mantle Lamp Company of America (Aladdin). 1931-1932. 14 1/2" HOA, 10 1/4" H to top of vase rim, 6 1/2" D base.
Literature: Small/Christner - Aladdin to Ziu: The Early Kerosene Mantle Lamp Era in America, p. 314, fig. 8-57, right. Courter - Aladdin: The Magic Name in Lamps, p. 97, middle.

Condition

Excellent condition with a chip to the base rim; metal areas/articles having expected overall wear. Some light roughness to the edge of the foot, as made.

From the collection of J. W. "Bill" Courter, Calvert City, KY.