BRASS W. CARLETON MINIATURE SINUMBRA LAMP, columnar stem and square weighted base, burner sleeve with a brass label marked "MANUFACTURED BY / W. CARLETON / BOSTON", circular font with original worn white paint and side refill feature. Fitted with original brass argand burner. Second quarter 19th century. 13" H to top of burner, 3 3/4" SQ base. Literature: Lamp parallels Gowitt - 19th Century Elegant Lighting Argand, Sinumbra, and Solar Lamps, p. 174. Provenance: Property of Art & Kathy Green.
Undamaged, burner and font in original condition.