Wendy Hamilton Antiques

 French Miner'S Grease Lamp Mid 19th Century

$150CAD

hammiWendy Hamilton Antiques is located in Collingwood, Ontario

French Miner's Grease Lamp mid 19th Century

This 19th century French cast iron miner's light is supported by a heavy trunion mount attached to a long hooked rod by means of a swivel hook. The circular font is embellished with a forged iron heart thumbscrew. The lamp burned grease using a twisted wick. Guaranteed to be old and all original. As found, no damage repairs or replaced parts.
Total height 21", height of font 6". Diameter of font 4 1/2".