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Six Small Glass Fluid Night or Chamber Lamps

Auction:
2282
Lot:
510
Sold for:
$646$550

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

Description:

Six Small Glass Fluid Night or Chamber Lamps, America, 19th century, a press-molded milk glass glow lamp with floral painted and gilt decoration with two glass drop-in burners, one boxed and manufactured by "H.G. McFadden & Co." New York; one with molded ruby ribbed font with opal snowflake pattern, applied loop handle and chimney; four colorless glass lamps including a press-molded Lincoln Drape pattern hand lamp with applied loop handle and chimney, one with raised lettering on the font "LITTLE. BUTTER.CUP.," with chimney, one with a flattened globular font and applied loop handle, the last, a small press molded lamp with ribbed font on a hexagonal base with whale oil burners, ht. 4 5/8-10 in.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

H.G. McFadden & Co, Lincoln Drape, whale oil burners

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