REED OVAL KEROSENE STAND LAMP, colorless with white spiraling threads, pyriform font, raised on a tapering brass stem and single-step marble base, period No. 1 brass collar. Third quarter 19th century. 8 1/2" H, 3 3/4" SQ base.
Literature: Parallels Thuro - Oil Lamps II
, p. 32, fig. L.
Provenance: From the George Foree collection, Overland Park, KS.
Font undamaged; some splitting and flaring at the connection in the brass stem; having some expected light roughness and a small flake to the side of the marble.