The flame adjuster has been tightened around wick with wire to make flame adjuster stay in place firmly around wick. Very good condition especially for a lamp that is a. Thanks for looking and may God have mercy on this once great Republic. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Lamps, Lighting\Lamps". The seller is "no-worldorder" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped to United States.