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Item:273306961297Up for auction is this lot of 2 spare old stock mica smoke consumers or chimney tops for oil lamps. PLEASE NOTE , CHIMNEYS AND CATALOGUE PAGES SHOWN FOR REFERENCE, ONLY THE 2 SMOKE TOPS ARE INCLUDED IN THE SALE. These were offered for sale in a variety of styles in most oil lamp makers catalogues, like the Veritas 1933 page shown, also Hinks, Messengers, from the 1880s until the 1930s. They were also referred to as 'Talc' consumers . They help to prevent dust falling into the burner when not in use, and serve to disperse fumes , preventing unsightly marks on the ceiling. They also help to stir up the ascending exhaust stream and cool the hot central core of gases that come directly off the flame. These 2 have lain unused, protected by a tatty box, for decades. Quite rare, dont even turn up used very often as they get broken easily, very fragile but dont fall apart unless crushed or dropped. Just under 3 inches tall above top of chimney, 3&1/2 inches max width, One shown on a Duplex chimney, the other on a 20''' belge centre draught chimney . Check out my other lots, save on postage ! WILL TRAVEL FREE WITH MANY OTHER LOTS . Will be well packed !! P&P by tracked delivery to please paypal, to THE UK £4.99 .Airmail tracked to the EU £10.99 and 'Rest of World' £12.99 EMAIL Qs early, more pics available if required!Condition:NO DAMAGE UNUSED OLD STOCK BEEN WRAPPED AND BOXED FOR DECADES RARE AND HARD TO FIND, Age:1930S, Style:Art Deco, Material:TINPLATE AND MICA, Original/Reproduction:Original, Type:Oil Lamps, Product Type:smoke consumer oil lamp
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Rare Pair Of Unused Mica Smoke Chimney Tops For Hinks Duplex Kerosene Oil Lamps