Miniature Sparking Oil Lamp with Applied Finger Loop & Drop-In Pewter Burner !!! One Tube Cork lined Drop-In Pewter Whale Oil Burner. Circa 1820 to 1860. Polished Out Pontil Scar on bottom has an optic inclusion from manufacture, "Guaranteed Not to Leak" since I had it filled with Oil for 2 weeks. Conical Top & Bottom Form, with Rare Solid Glass Footed Base.
Stands 3 inches High from base to top glass rim.
Weighs 5.0 Ounces.
Similar Book Ref.: A Guide to Sandwich Glass * Whale Oil Lamps & Accessories
By : Barlow & Kaiser
illustration : Plate #2010
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