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ASSORTED PRESSED-BASE WHALE OIL STAND LAMPS, LOT OF

Lot 1796
ASSORTED PRESSED-BASE WHALE OIL STAND LAMPS, LOT OF THREE, colorless, comprising a free-blown and roughed conical font with cut swag-and-tassel decoration, raised on a square base with extended, rounded corners, and two blown-molded pattern fonts, each raised on a baluster-form stem and panel-top circular base, wafer and wafer-less construction. Cut example with later brass fine-line collar, others with period pewter collar, one fitted with double-tube whale oil burner. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. and Patrick F. Slane's American Glass Co., East Cambridge/South Boston. 1835-1857. 6 3/4" to 7 3/8" H.
Rounded-corner base with partial loss of one corner and flaking to others, adapter stuck in collar, others undamaged, one collar with bent top.
Provenance: From a 40-year private collection.

Condition

Rounded-corner base with partial loss of one corner and flaking to others, adapter stuck in collar, others undamaged, one collar with bent top.

Starting Bid

$30.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 24.5%

ASSORTED PRESSED-BASE WHALE OIL STAND LAMPS, LOT OF

Estimate $50 - $100Sep 29, 2018
2177 Green Valley Lane
Mt. Crawford, VA 22841
United States
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