Lot 1069

RIPLEY DOUBLE-HANDLED KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP,

Estimate: $300 - $500

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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
RIPLEY DOUBLE-HANDLED KEROSENE FOOTED FINGER LAMP, clamwater font with a translucent starch blue base, underside embossed "RIPLEY & CO. PAT.D JAN 7TH JULY 14TH AUG 11TH 1868", No. 1 fine-line collar. Ripley & Co. Circa 1868. 4 3/4" H.
Literature: Parallels Thuro - Oil Lamps III,, p. 103, fig. e.
Provenance:From the George Foree collection, Overland Park, KS.
Virtually undamaged with a minute bruise to the base edge.