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Pair of Yellow Pressed Four-Printie Block Glass Fluid Lamps

Auction:
2267
Lot:
490
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Yellow Pressed Four-Printie Block Glass Fluid Lamps, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Sandwich, Massachusetts, 1840-50, on a pressed hexagonal standard and base, with pewter collar and camphene burners, (base edge chips), ht. 12 7/8 in.

Literature: These lamps are similar to one illustrated in The Glass Industry in Sandwich Vol. 1-5 by Raymond E. Barlow and Joan Kaiser, Barlow Kaiser Publishing Company, Inc., Windham, New Hampshire, in conjunction with Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, Pennsylvania, plate 2104.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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Sandwich, Massachusetts, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Barlow Kaiser Publishing Company Inc., Atglen, Windham, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Electrodeless lamp, Pewter, Sandwich, Massachusetts, Schiffer Publishing

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