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Pair of Canary Pressed Loop Whale Oil Lamps,

Auction:
2171
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

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Auction:
Sale #2171 - 2171
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
March 09, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Canary Pressed Loop Whale Oil Lamps, 1840-60, the four-loop fonts on pressed hexagonal bases, (one with chip near base and minor edge nicks, the other with minor base and corner nicks).

Literature: Barlow and Kaiser, plates 2108 (font), 3034 (base).
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Keywords

Oil lamp, Pottery, Whale oil