Cut Banquet Lamp

Gorgeous late Victorian banquet lamp.   It has a beautifully shaped cut glass base and round globe on top with chimney.  The patterns include hobstars and fans.  It has an oil burner signed “E. Miller & Co, Meriden, Ct, made in USA”.   This was made in the period when lamps were oftentimes made to be used as either electric or oil.  It has a factory made groove in the bottom for an electric cord and has a opening through the middle of the base for a cord to run.  This one was sold for oil use but could be easily converted to electric.  An exceptional and rare cut glass lamp!    Circa:   1900.   Dimensions:   26″ H to top of globe.   8″ Diameter of shade.   Condition:  Very good overall condition.  Some normal roughness where the metal burner fits into the glass base.   Price:   $1895126_1[1] DSC_0165126_1 126_2 126_3 126_4 126_5 126_6 126_7