How to Collect Oil Lamps : Pricing for Antique Oil Lamps: Part 1
When talking about collecting oil lamps, fluid
lamps in particular, rare oil lamps will probably be your most desirable earlier and more expensive.
The rare oils you will find are very intricate waffle bases on them with hexagon and squares.
This particular pattern is pretty common and is a little more expensive when you get into
a pattern like this. The rare oil is more intricate. The earlier they are, the more
expensive you are going to find that they are. The rarer they are. Along with this is
a little more expensive also. When you get into this putty, they made more of and not
as expensive. Another example of a little this when you start to get into color, the
rarity is up, the more desirable it is and the more expensive it is. So when you are
starting to think about collecting, color is definitely something to consider price
range and how much you can afford.