Rare Artist Hand Flesh Tone Painted 3 Children around a Corn Yellow Figural Stem Oil Lamp with Sandwich Type Frosted and Cut to Clear Fount. The Boy is holding a small Harp in one hand. (No sign of any previous metalic paints found top or bottom)
Complete with a Patented 1870 & 1880 Re-issued High Dome Burner and Mint Pie Crust Chimney !
Statue Type or "Figurals" were popular in the 1870's to 1880's and can be found in those period Lamp Catalogs.
Period # 1 size Burner is thumbwheel marked "H.B. & H.* Star " for Holmes,Booth, and Hayden .
Lamp alone stands 11 5/8 inches High from the stone Base to top of brass Collar. Stone Base is fastened by correct square nut and is 5 inches square and almost 1 inch thick.
Weighs 5 Pounds and 12.3 Ounces complete.
Fount is attributed to Sandwich Glass for it's quality of cut, and the lack of any other internally embossed company name inside.
Original Antique Americana, Clocks, Period Lighting, Patriotic, U.S. Militaria, and Original Photos.