08-14-2005 08-14-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
August 14, 2005 10:00 AMCalender

Mahogany and Steel Wick Pick

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


Mahogany and Steel Wick Pick, America, late 19th century, used to adjust the wick on whale oil burners, with a turned mahogany finial and steel wire that inserts into a matching baluster-form turned mahogany base, (small loss on holder), ht. 3 5/8 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,500


steel wire, whale oil burners