Lot 1620 (The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction, 19th July 2019)
Sold for £95
Overall in nice condition. Very small chips to the top of the chimney (addition image uploaded), no visible cracks. Small chips to base of shade (additonal images uploaded), no visible cracks but small discolouration also to base of shade. Cable has been fitted to the rear of the wick holder (additonal image uploaded). Reservoir also in nice condition with no visible chips or cracks, some minor wear due to age. Pillar and base also in good condition.
VICTORIAN OIL LAMP,
the cut glass reservoir above a fluted brass pillar over an ornately pierced and cast squareform base, on bracket feet, with engraved globe shade and chimney, 76cm high, wired for electricity
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