Tall "Nickel Plate Glass Company" Opalescent White Banquet Oil Lamp !!! Model #101. Circa 1893.
Also produced by "US. Glass Co." after the great 1891 Merger.
Complete with Nickel Plated Embossed Collar, Nickel Plated Connector, Nickel Plated Burner, and Big-Bulge Pie Crust top chimney with Decorated "Owl in Wreath, & Star in Moon" pattern.
Lamp is 12 inches High to Collar, and Overall 21 1/2 inches High to top of Chimney. Base is almost 6 inches in Diameter.
Weighs 3 Pounds and 1.1 Ounces.
Condition : Two Part Glass Lamp is in Excellent Overall Undamaged Condition with a Perfect Base perimeter. None better.
The threaded brass Connector has 1 normal kink and has minor wear through the nickel plating, but No Fractures.
The Big Bulge chimney has one flea bite at the bottom of the fitter .
See my other "Opalescent Blue Banquet Lamp" item #3321 seen in last photo.
Book Ref.: "Oil Lamps * The Kerosene Era in North America" Volume 1
By : Thuro
Page : 234 History & 235 Photo.
illustration : Left Lamp
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