Description : An antique Whale Oil Lamp (sans burner and chimney), attributed to Nicholas Lutz, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, c. Hand-blown, 4-1/4 diameter White Latticino Swirl Font with textured and stepped brass stem; square marble base. A fine, early example of master glassblowing that will not disappoint.
The photos are probably the best description. Condition : Marble Base has soiling, staining and minor edge/corner wear; the brown protective felt pad is probably not original.Brass Stem and upper threaded component with expected tarnish and soiling consistent with age; they have not been cleaned. Blown Latticino Font survives in excellent undamaged condition. No chips, cracks or repaired damage. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description.
Measures approximately 9-1/4H overall on a 3-3/4 square base. Diameter of glass font : 4-1/4. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Sandwich Blown Glass Whale Oil Lamp Nicholas Lutz Latticino Swirl, Rare" is in sale since Wednesday, May 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Lamps".The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.