" Atterbury Hand Lamp #22 Patented June 30th,1868" !!! Ca. 1858-76.
Finger Lamp with Zero Burner & Chimney !!! Patent date is embossed onto bottom of glass fount. Early Molded Glass Lamp with the Finger Loop Molded in place.
Die stamped brass collar has the Taplin-Brown 1875 & 1876 patent dates.
Zero size Burner is thumbwheel marked ; "P. & A. MFG. Co. * Banner * Made in USA."
Used Ribbon-Top Chimney has a Factory Acid Etched Logo on the flue which reads : "Victor Top * Trade Mark * Lead Glass " with illustration of a King's Crown.
Book Ref. : Oil Lamps (volume 3)
By : Thuro
Page : 122
illustration : (d)
Original Antique Americana, Clocks, Period Lighting, Patriotic, U.S. Militaria, and Original Photos.