RARE COBALT BLUE SATIN
PATTERNED ART-GLASS LAMP
"SHOOTING STAR" PATTERN
The Fostoria Glass Company
Moundsville, West Virginia
Overview: This extremely rare & highly collectable "SHOOTING STAR" Cobalt Blue Satin Patterned Art-Glass Parlor Lamp with the Original Fostoria High Grade Trim Set stands 23 inches tall with a 9 1/2” inch ball shade. This lamp is so rare that for many years the existence of this Cobalt Blue colorway could not be verified.
Lamp has been completely restored by
The 19th Century Lighting Co.
Manufactured By: The Fostoria Glass Company of Moundsville, West Virginia (Circa 1902) This beautiful & rare lamp has been restored to its pristine, original flawless condition and is a real show piece for the more advanced collector.
Metalwork: Lamp retains it's original 3-piece brass-Font, Burner & Chimney Holder, which has been completely restored to its original finish & luster. (Please note that we do not guarantee that this font, or any other font that we sell, will either hold oil/kerosene or that they will safely support combustion - the font is meant to be used for lamp for globe support & lamp component completeness only) All brass work has been restored to original finish & luster and the cast iron lamp-foot has been re-brassed to its original finish & luster also. Lamp retains all of its original & authentic metal components right down to the original connecting bolt. Still in oil, never electrified.
Original Colorways: This lamp was originally produced in Crystal Satin Patterned Art-Glass; Red Satin Patterned Art-Glass, & this extremely rare Cobalt Blue Patterned Art-Glass; this is the only example of this Cobalt Blue “Shooting Star” patterned art-glass lamp seen, to date, by this dealer. - Chimney is a modern replica-replacement. Original patterned satin glass is in pristine condition and has been chemically cleaned & etched to its original satin finish and luster.
Electification: Lamp has never been electrified and it is still in oil however, for modern use, we can passively electrify this lamp, using the 19th Century Lighting’s Electrical Lamp Wiring Harness, without any harm what-so-ever to existing old & original equipment so that it can be enjoyed in today’s home settings.
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