618: English Copper And Sheet Iron Kerosene Lanterns, L
ENGLISH COPPER AND SHEET IRON KEROSENE LANTERNS, LOT OF THREE, comprising a square form copper example, maker's brass plate marked "JAMES HOGG & SONS / LAMP MANUFACTURERS & IRONMONGERS / NORTH SHIELDS / LATE PROUD & HOGG", three sides with colorless beveled glass panes and fourth side with a hanging bracket; and two sheet iron circular examples, covers marked "HOWES & BURLEY LTD / 1917 / BIRMINGHAM" and other marked "HINK'S / 1916 / BIRMINGHAM", each with four colorless glass panes with wire guards and a removable font. Two examples with period burners. Late 19th and first quarter 20th century. 12" to 14" HOA.
Provenance: The Phillip M. Sullivan estate collection.
Very good condition with minor to moderate denting and imperfections, Howes & Burley example with moderate corrosion and pitting, Hogg example with a separation to cover. Burners undamaged.