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Auction 2195

November 2, 2002 11:00AM

11-02-2002 11-02-2002

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Pair of Pewter Whale Oil Sparking Lamps

Pair of Pewter Whale Oil Sparking Lamps

Lot:
145
Sold for:
$382$325

Pair of Pewter Whale Oil Sparking Lamps, America or England, early 19th century, with ring-turned lemon form font on a round domed base, including burners, unmarked, (minor dents), ht. 4 More ...

Two Pewter Hand Lamps

Two Pewter Hand Lamps

Lot:
146
Sold for:
$353$300

Two Pewter Hand Lamps, Roswell Gleason, Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1822-60, and unknown, one with urn-form font on a dish base, applied ring handle, and a whale oil burner impressed "R. More ...

Four Small Pewter Whale Oil Lamps

Four Small Pewter Whale Oil Lamps

Lot:
147
Sold for:
$441$375

Four Small Pewter Whale Oil Lamps, America or England, 19th century, two sparking hand lamps with applied ring handles, two cylindrical font lamps, all with burners, unmarked, (minor corrosion and More ...

Three Pewter Sparking Hand Lamps

Three Pewter Sparking Hand Lamps

Lot:
148
Sold for:
$382$325

Three Pewter Sparking Hand Lamps, America or England, early 19th century, two bell-form with applied scroll handles and camphene burners, one with urn-form font, applied ring handle and whale oil More ...

Six Tin Early Lighting Lamps

Six Tin Early Lighting Lamps

Lot:
149
Sold for:
$558$475

Six Tin Early Lighting Lamps, England or America, 19th century, three lard oil lamps: one with S.N. & H.C. Ufford brass manufacturer's tag, one similar to the first, one with cylindrical font on More ...

Six Early Lighting Items

Six Early Lighting Items

Lot:
150
Sold for:
$323$275

Six Early Lighting Items, 19th century, three hogscraper candlesticks: two sheet iron and one tin; one tin chamberstick with round saucer base; a tin whale oil lamp with cylindrical font on a round More ...

Ten Early Lighting and Household Related Items

Ten Early Lighting and Household Related Items

Lot:
151
Sold for:
$558$475

Ten Early Lighting and Household Related Items, 19th century, including a four-tube tin candle mold, four iron candle snuffers with wick picks, one wick trimmer, a tin and iron whale oil fueled, More ...

Four Iron Betty Lamps

Four Iron Betty Lamps

Lot:
152
Sold for:
$470$400

Four Iron Betty Lamps, America, early 19th century, (wear), ht. 3 1/2- 4 More ...

Two Brass Repeating Igniter Lighting Devices

Two Brass Repeating Igniter Lighting Devices

Lot:
153
Sold for:
$235$200

Two Brass Repeating Igniter Lighting Devices, England, c. 1867, in the form of a classical oil lamp, the hinged cover with Egyptian figurehead in relief, conceals a turntable advancing mechanically More ...

Pair of Brass Tin and Iron Coach Lights and Two Brackets

Pair of Brass Tin and Iron Coach Lights and Two Brackets

Lot:
154
Sold for:
$323$275

Pair of Brass Tin and Iron Coach Lights and Two Brackets, America, 19th century, black painted tin frame with round beveled front window and beveled square window to side, the interior fitted with More ...

Tin Candle Sconce

Tin Candle Sconce

Lot:
155
Sold for:
$176$150

Tin Candle Sconce, early 19th century, featuring a large oval dish-shaped reflector with crimped rim, (wear), ht. 10 1/8 More ...

Pair of Iron and Glass Ship's Lanterns

Pair of Iron and Glass Ship's Lanterns

Lot:
156
Unsold
 

Pair of Iron and Glass Ship's Lanterns, "Nathaniel Tufts Maker, Boston More ...

Eight Tin Signal or Policeman's Lanterns

Eight Tin Signal or Policeman's Lanterns

Lot:
158
Sold for:
$441$375

Eight Tin Signal or Policeman's Lanterns, America, 19th century, all with pressed glass lenses, ventilator caps, and interior rotating shutters, one with raised lettering " DIETZ' More ...

Two Ufford Tin Lard Oil Lamps

Two Ufford Tin Lard Oil Lamps

Lot:
159
Sold for:
$411$350

Two Ufford Tin Lard Oil Lamps, S.N. & .H.C. Ufford, Boston, c. 1851, one has it's original adjustable reflector shade with wire supports, the other has a hogscraper type push-up mechanism on More ...

Green Painted Adjustable Tin Candlestick

Green Painted Adjustable Tin Candlestick

Lot:
160
Sold for:
$235$200

Green Painted Adjustable Tin Candlestick, early 19th century, the candlecup raised on a tall notched cylindrical shaft and weighted, round domed base, embellished with gilt bands, (wear), ht. 11 1/2 More ...

Tin Chamber Lamp

Tin Chamber Lamp

Lot:
161
Sold for:
$235$200

Tin Chamber Lamp, probably Eastern United States, early 19th century, the cylindrical receptacle holds a glass font with whale oil burner, raised on a diamond quilted tin standard with ring handle, More ...

Tin Betty Lamp on a Tin Tidy Stand

Tin Betty Lamp on a Tin Tidy Stand

Lot:
162
Sold for:
$294$250

Tin Betty Lamp on a Tin Tidy Stand, probably Eastern United States, early 19th century, (minor corrosion), total ht. 14 1/4 More ...

Triangular Tin Barn Lantern

Triangular Tin Barn Lantern

Lot:
163
Sold for:
$264$225

Triangular Tin Barn Lantern, mid 19th century, ring handle on lantern with pierced air vent, two glass panels, hinged tin back panel, (wear), ht. 15 1/2 More ...

Slip-glazed Redware Lard Oil Lamp

Slip-glazed Redware Lard Oil Lamp

Lot:
164
Sold for:
$235$200

Slip-glazed Redware Lard Oil Lamp, Pennsylvania, 19th century, with single spout/wick support and handle, round saucer base, (wear), ht. 6 5/8 More ...

Fixed Cranberry Glass Onion Globe Lantern With Pierced Tin Frame

Fixed Cranberry Glass Onion Globe Lantern With Pierced Tin Frame

Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Fixed Cranberry Glass Onion Globe Lantern With Pierced Tin Frame, probably America, mid 19th century, with tin ring handle, wire guard, metal font with burner, ht. 18 1/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Tin Camphene Lamp

Tin Camphene Lamp

Lot:
166
Sold for:
$881$750

Tin Camphene Lamp, "Pratt's Buggy Lamp & Feeder Manufg Co. New York City Patent...Sept. 10, 1858" embossed manufacturer's mark on base, (minor corrosion), ht. 8 More ...

Configurated Fixed Globe Lantern with Black Painted Pierced Tin Frame

Configurated Fixed Globe Lantern with Black Painted Pierced Tin Frame

Lot:
167
Sold for:
$881$750

Configurated Fixed Globe Lantern with Black Painted Pierced Tin Frame, Probably America, mid 19th century, the blown molded font with hobnail style pattern, ring handle, tin font with whale oil More ...

Two Pewter Lamps

Two Pewter Lamps

Lot:
168
Sold for:
$470$400

Two Pewter Lamps, Capen & Molineux, New York, 1848-54, and R. Duncam (?), one with urn-form font and camphene burner the other has a cylindrical font and whale oil burner, both on baluster shafts More ...

Fixed Onion Globe Lantern with Pierced Tin Frame

Fixed Onion Globe Lantern with Pierced Tin Frame

Lot:
169
Sold for:
$176$150

Fixed Onion Globe Lantern with Pierced Tin Frame, probably America, mid 19th century, with ring handle, glass fluid lamp and whale oil burners, traces of black paint, ht. 11 More ...

Two Small Tin Lanterns

Two Small Tin Lanterns

Lot:
170
Sold for:
$82$70

Two Small Tin Lanterns, America, 19th century, a whale oil signal lantern with pressed glass lens, inner revolving cylinder with red and green glass panels; a magic lantern with extended pressed More ...

Two Pewter Whale Oil Lamps

Two Pewter Whale Oil Lamps

Lot:
171
Sold for:
$353$300

Two Pewter Whale Oil Lamps, America or England, early to mid 19th century, both with urn-form font on baluster shaft, round dish base, applied handles, including burners, unmarked, ht. 7, 8 1/2 More ...

Half-round Painted and Pierced Tin Barn Lantern

Half-round Painted and Pierced Tin Barn Lantern

Lot:
172
Sold for:
$264$225

Half-round Painted and Pierced Tin Barn Lantern, America, 19th century, black paint on lantern with hinged glass panel, topped with a ring handle, and another handle at rear, the interior fitted More ...

Pewter Adjustable Candlestick

Pewter Adjustable Candlestick

Lot:
173
Sold for:
$206$175

Pewter Adjustable Candlestick, 18th century, a spiral strip of pewter forms the shaft, round domed base with impressed "R," ht. 8 More ...

Pair of Brass and Sheet Iron Hogscraper Candlesticks

Pair of Brass and Sheet Iron Hogscraper Candlesticks

Lot:
174
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Pair of Brass and Sheet Iron Hogscraper Candlesticks, England or America, early 19th century, the sticks featuring push-up plates with maker's mark stamped "BILL," with spun brass bands More ...

Adjustable Tin Candlestick

Adjustable Tin Candlestick

Lot:
175
Sold for:
$118$100

Adjustable Tin Candlestick, Europe or America, 18th century, tall notched shaft with mid-drip pan, oval dish base, applied curved handle, (dents), ht. 16 3/4 More ...