Rare "LOMAX" Patented Oil lamp with Metal Base,"Fireside" Burner & Unique Chimney !!! Ca. 1870's.
Rare Lomax Patented Fount is Embossed in Glass : "Pat'd. Sept.20,1870"
# 1 size Brass Burner is Embossed on Top "Plume & Atwood * Fireside" with a fine marked Thumbwheel : "Pat. Nov.25,(18)72 * Feb.11,(18)73"
Near Mint Chimney has a unique Top Crown Rim which accentuates the Drip Rim on the Fount. Only has 1 micro flea bite on the bottom of the fitter.
Stands 10 1/4 inches High, Overall 18 inches High from base to top of Chimney. The Cast Iron Stem & Base is 4 3/4 inches in diameter.
Weighs 2 Pounds, and 9.4 Ounces.
Original Antique Americana, Clocks, Period Lighting, Patriotic, U.S. Militaria, and Original Photos.