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Thirteen Early Lighting Items

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2282
Lot:
307
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$999$850

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Thirteen Early Lighting Items, America, 18th/19th century, a tin nursery or invalid lamp with strap handle, double boiler warming pans and small interior whale oil lamp; an adjustable iron "bird cage" candlestick, two tin candle molds, one with twelve tubes and one with six, an iron tripod-base splint holder, a turned wooden-base iron spiral candlestick, an iron double crusie grease lamp, two scissors-form candle snuffer/wick trimmers with wick pick tips, an iron minor's candlestick, and three tin lanterns: two glazed with interior candleholders, one with a small interior whale oil lamp, (minor wear, rust), ht. 1 1/2-14 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

interior whale oil lamp, Candle, Lighting, Oil lamp, Pottery, Whale oil

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