A Kerosene Lamp Possibly from "Gone With The Wind." Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1939. Glass, in a typical 1860s-era style, two parts, bottom interior painted gold, top portion with metal holder at base, hurricane portion handpainted with a brown floral design; possibly the one seen to the far right in the scene where Vivien Leigh as "Scarlett O'Hara" and Olivia De Havilland as "Melanie Hamilton Wilkes" nurse the Confederate wounded though the middle metal part is different than the one that appears in the film -- it was possibly replaced later; the current owner obtained this from the owner of the bar directly opposite the SIP, Inc./Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios on Washington Boulevard in Culver City where years before, the bar owner obtained it as payment for an $8,000 tab racked up by a Prop Master. (Please note metal part displays patina due to age and some of the floral design is smudged.)
    Height: 19"; Base: 5 1/2" x 5 1/2"

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Large (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    18th-19th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 2,463

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 March 24 Entertainment - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage helped us feel we served the memory of our uncle with respect for his life's work and Heritage reflected that respect. You make a great team and gave us all a most memorable experience. We hope to work with you again some time in the future.
    C., A., L., & H. G.,
    Northport, NY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 October 1 The Connie Francis Collection Entertainment - Beverly Hills
    2017 October 1 The Connie Francis Collection Entertainment - Beverly Hills
    REALIZED $89,162.50