03-19-2015 03-19-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2789M Marlborough
March 19, 2015 10:00 AMCalender

Embossed Tin Two-light Candle Sconce

Auction: Discovery - 2789M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 19, 2015 10:00AM


Embossed Tin Two-light Candle Sconce, America, early 19th century, pierced arched panel with crimped edges and reeded border, supporting two candle sockets with fluted dished cups, ht. 14 3/4, wd. 9 3/4 in.

Literature: The Impecunious Collector's Guide to American Antiques, by John T. Kirk, Knopf, 1975, fig. 82.
Estimate $400-600

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Embossed Tin Two-light Candle Sconce, Impecunious Collector, John T. Kirk