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Mahogany and Steel Wick Pick

Auction:
2282
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,058$900

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

Description:

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

Keywords

steel wire, whale oil burners, Baluster, Mahogany

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