Antique French Kerosene Oil Lamp with Painted Flowers on Ceramic Base
Here is an incredible antique kerosene oil lamp that dates to the 19th century. It features a hand-decorated ceramic base with pink and blue flowers. The bottom lists a date of 1888 on an applied badge, though other hand etched dates indicate and earlier time of manufacture. The burner is marked Marque de Fabrique HS as well as Systeme A Double Courant D'a. This lamp does not include a wick or a chimney.