Antique S Sternau Co oil filler can. True Victorian style with scroll design on handle and spout.There is a small cap on a chain to cover the spout. The top cap unscrews for filling, and there's a small round topped plunger that is depressed to allow air inside while pouring. Some of the silver plate is wearing off on the body, spout and handle, SEE PICTURES. Also, a small ding in front toward bottom, SEE PICTURES. Perfect to display with your oil lamp collection.
Im not exactly sure of the age but I believe it was patented in 1896. Measures approx 5 3/4" inches high, is 7 1/4" inches front to back and 3 1/4 inches wide. Stamped underneath is the name of S. The item "Antique Victorian S Sternau Co Oil Lamp Filler Kerosene cir 1896 Silver Plated" is in sale since Tuesday, July 13, 2021.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Lamps, Lighting\Lamps". The seller is "best-nest" and is located in Flowery Branch, Georgia. This item can be shipped to United States.