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Pair of Bronze Double-arm Argand Lamps

Auction:
2482
Lot:
351
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Bronze Double-arm Argand Lamps, "Manufactured by H.N. Hooper & Co., Boston," early 19th century, each with patinated brass urn-form font on a baluster shaft supporting curved-arms and burners, circular base, brass manufacturer's tag; accompanied by two different pairs of frosted colorless wheel-cut glass shades in floral and grapevine patterns, (electrified), overall ht. 14 1/4, wd. 17 in.
Estimate $500-700

The shades with several small chips on fitter rim only. Electric is in working conditions.

Keywords

H.N. Hooper & Co., brass manufacturer, Argand lamp, Baluster

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