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Three Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2384
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2007 3:00PM

Description:

Three Pewter Lamps, America, mid 19th century, one with acorn-form font and camphene burner, by Capen & Molineux, New York City, 1848-54 and Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1844-47; a whale oil chamber lamp with acorn-form font, by Henry Hopper, New York City, 1842-47; a camphene burning lamp with lozenge-form font by Roswell Gleason, Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1822-71, (imperfections), ht. 9, 4 1/2, 6 7/8 in., respectively.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Massachusetts, Dorchester, New York City, whale oil chamber lamp, Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now, Camphene, Flavors, Politics of the United States

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