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Copper Betty Lamp

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3416T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 03, 2020 12:00PM


Copper Betty Lamp, Peter Derr, Berks County, Pennsylvania, c. 1836, the inside of the shaped hanging arm stamped "P.D 1836," the hinged lid with peened knop, (minor imperfections), ht. 5 1/2 in.

Literature: Illustrated in James F. Spears, The House of Derr (Myerstown, Pennsylvania, 1949), pl. 43.
Estimate $800-1,200

small crack to fixed part of top, hinged part of top a slightly different color than other part, wear to underside.

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James F. Spears, Peter Derr, Betty Lamp, Myerstown