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Twenty-eight Assorted Early Lighting Items

Auction:
2468
Lot:
643
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Twenty-eight Assorted Early Lighting Items, America and Continental, 19th century, tin, glass, brass, pewter and other materials, highlights include a "NY NH & H RR" tin spout lamp with embossed Peter Gray & Sons Makers Boston" label, brass gimbal lamp font with "Perkins Marine Lamp Corprn. Brooklyn, New York" maker's label, two small pewter bell-form hand lamps, a tin parade lamp, a tin bicycle lamp with bull's-eye lens, a French brass "Pigeon" lamp; three colorless glass lamps, one with applied handle; a light aqua glass peg lamp, a tin lamp filler, a turned wooden match holder, a brass lamp with wrought hanging spike, tin hand lamps, one with tin and mica shade, ht. 2 1/8-7 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Peter Gray & Sons, Brooklyn, Electrodeless lamp, Lamp, Light fixture, Lighting, Pewter, Tin

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