Atterbury "Chapman" Pattern Oil Lamp with 1868 Patented Brass Connector and "Eureka" White Milk Glass Base !!! McBeth 1 5/8 Flange Lip Chimney and Unmarked 1 5/8 inch Replacement Burner.
Chapman Fount is embossed underneath with raised letters : "PAT'D Sept.29th,1868"
Connector is Die Stamped "PAT'D Sept.29th,1868"
Eureka Base is identified in Ref. Book ; Oil Lamps (volume 1)
By : Thuro
Page : 129
illustration : Full Page Period Advertisement
Fount identified :
Page : 141
illustrations : (f & j)
Condition : Fount threaded glass peg has been chipped off a little leaving 1/2 inch still usable. Patented Brass Connector is Fine, and the base is near mint, undamaged with a normal straw mark underneath. Chimney is Unused. Burner is a newer replacement.
Measurements : Stands 10 inches High. Base is 4 inches square. Overall stands 16 3/4 inches High.
Weighs 2 Pound and 2.9 Ounces complete.
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