A mid 19th century free-blown and pressed glass Lion Head and Basket of Flowers whale oil lamp on stand, New England. Opaque White, having a spherical font raised on a square pedestal base adorned with lion's masks at each corner and flowers at the sides. Fitted with a brass collar and double-tube whale oil burner. Circa 1830-1850. Minor wear; each corner has a chip. 8 1/8" high to the top of the collar. ESTIMATE $200-300 Ex-Richards Collection.