Tuesday, November 30, 2010
EAPG ANTIQUE GREEK KEY KEROSENE OIL LAMP
IT HAS A GREEN GLOW UNDER BLACK LIGHT.
THE TOP AREA HAS A DRAPE DESIGN. THE BASE HAS THE SAME DRAPE PATTERN AND A ROMAN GREEK KEY PATTERN.
IT MEASURES 18 1/2" TO THE TOP OF THE CHIMNEY. ALSO INCLUDED IS A FLOWER SHADE TO FIT ON THE GLASS CHIMNEY. THE LAMP IS QUITE HEAVY IN WEIGHT.
EAPG - Early American Pattern Glass, also known as simply "pattern glass", or Victorian glass is pressed glass tableware (& some related novelty glass items) was made only during the Victorian period ca 1850-1910, only in America, and in "sets" such that all of the pieces in the set matched in design.