Description : An antique Whale Oil Lamp (sans burner and chimney), 10-1/8H, attributed to Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Massachusetts, mid-1800s. Blown 4-1/4 diameter Colorless flint? Glass with tapered and fluted columnar stem, and stepped square marble base with a scrolled brass intermediate accent.
The photos are probably the best description. Condition : Marble Bases have soiling, staining and edge/corner wear; green protective felt pad adhered to base. Brass Stem and and other components with expected tarnish and soiling consistent with age; they have not been cleaned.Blown Glass Font has one pinhead nick and a few small ash inclusions; otherwise in Very Good undamaged condition. A wonderful early Sandwich Lamp that will not disappoint. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Measures approximately 10-1/8H overall on a 4-3/8 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 10 Whale Oil Lamp with Brass Stem Marble Base, 19thC" is in sale since Monday, June 1, 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.