SHEET-IRON LARD LAMP ON STAND, cylinder-form holder with ribbed strap handle, raised on a simple stem and ribbed rim saucer base, drop-in font with wide single-wick burner, handle with two holes as made for holding a 5" long wick pick. Second quarter 19th century. 7 3/4" H to top of font, 6 1/2" D foot. Provenance: From the collection of Suzanne and Robert Fratus, Cape Cod, MA.
Excellent condition, some scattered light surface rust and expected wear, font with some possible old-resoldering to seams.