This is beautiful antique tall standing pewter oil lamp comes from the city of Regensburg in Bavaria (Germany). The lamp has a rounded hollow base and a stand which rises to the ripping pan and further to the covered oil container with a hinged wick holder. The container which holds the oil also has a round shape. The lamp is an early example for this classic German design for oil lamps.
Date: Circa 1750-1780
Origin: Regensburg, Germany
Size: 9 1/2" high, 5 1/2" diameter at the base and weighs 1.2 pounds.
Maker: FLW Regensburg (see pictures for hallmark)
Condition: The oil lamp is in very good condition. It has developed a nice warm patina. (Please see pictures)
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