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Seven Early Lighting Devices

Auction:
2267
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$881$750

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

Description:

Seven Early Lighting Devices, 18th/19th century, a wooden lantern with pegged construction, a sheet iron lantern with X-form iron strap guards, a small tin lantern with ring bale and pierced domed top marked "MARKER'S PATENT. 1853 PROCTORSVILLE. VT," a small lantern with a blue glass globe and a wire bale, an iron candle snuffer/wick trimmer, a sheet iron candle sconce with arched back and vestiges of tin, a small sheet iron and glass lantern, (minor wear), ht. 9 3/4, 10 1/4, 11, 7, 1 3/4, 7 1/4, 6 3/8 in., respectively.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Vermont, Candle, Candle snuffer, Candles, Lantern

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