11-03-2007 11-04-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2384 Boston
November 3, 2007 3:00PMCalender
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Four Pewter Whale Oil Lamps

$999$850
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2384 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 03, 2007 3:00PM

Description:

Four Pewter Whale Oil Lamps, America, early to mid-19th century, an unmarked sparking lamp, a lamp with three-tube whale-oil burner by Freeman Porter, Westbrook, Maine, 1835-1860s; two similar lamps with urn-form fonts also by Freeman Porter, (imperfections), ht. 3 3/4, 8 1/2, 6 1/2, 6 1/2 in., respectively.
Estimate $500-900

Keywords

whale-oil burner, Westbrook, Freeman Porter , Maine, Fireplaces, Lighting, Oil lamp, Pewter, Pottery, Whale oil