“Early Moon & Star” oil lamp, c.1850

Early American Pattern Glass (EAPG) whale oil lamp in the “Early Moon & Star” pattern,¬†aka “Old Moon & Star” and “Star & Dot” with brass ferrule collar, measures 8″ high

After the original glass base snapped off, a tinsmith created a simple conical form replacement base

The lamp below has a similarly shaped oil font and stands on a metal connector stem and marble base

Photo courtesy of Antique Investments

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