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Pair of Silvered Pewter Fluid Lamps

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Silvered Pewter Fluid Lamps, Roswell Gleason, Dorchester, Massachusetts, mid-19th century, the reservoirs with reeded decoration on a stem and base with vine and leaf motifs, the burners marked "WALKER'S SAFEY LAMP/PAT JULY 50 MAY 53," with Massachusetts coat of arms on the underside, ht. 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Dorchester, Botany, Guilder, Leaf, One cent coin, Pewter

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