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Early American Candle Lantern, Wood Frame, Glazed, Tin Socket & Drip Pan
Date/Period: 1825-1840


Early American Candle Lantern, Wood Frame, Glazed, Tin Socket & Drip Pan, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 45"; length: 53”; width: 21.5"

Material: White walnut (butternut), tinned sheet iron, glass

Condition: Very good, original glass and surface; two small trivial losses to glass at top
that do not distract. Dry patina; displays beautifully.

Additional Information: A barn/privy lantern displaying a great surface…the wire bail
handle centering pierced chimney vent under the domed sheet iron heat/spark shield;
chamfered top edges, projecting molded base …the chamfered corner posts are
mortised top and bottom and are secured by iron pins. The door with canted edges is of
mortise, tenon and wood peg joinery; door hangs from original butt hinges A most
interesting removeable single sheet iron candle socket having an integral waisted drip
pan is within [made like a peg lamp post].

$1,725.00

1256-87


Early American Candle Lantern, Wood Frame, Glazed, Tin Socket & Drip Pan, entire view 2

Early American Candle Lantern, Wood Frame, Glazed, Tin Socket & Drip Pan, entire view 3

Early American Candle Lantern, Wood Frame, Glazed, Tin Socket & Drip Pan, entire view 4



Pair of Round Candle Sconces, Concentric Circles, Mirror Centers
American
Date/Period: 1800-1830


Pair of Round Candle Sconces, Concentric Circles, Mirror Centers American, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 9"; width: 8"; depth: 6.5"

Material: Tinned sheet iron, mirrored glass

Condition: The arm supporting one drip pan resoldered, silvering loss to one mirror,
else fine.

Additional Information: Crimped edge surrounding dished pan containing a crimped
and molded ring centering a small mirror. The dished dip pans are also crimped.

$895.00

492-235


Pair of Round Candle Sconces, Concentric Circles, Mirror Centers American, entire view 2

Pair of Round Candle Sconces, Concentric Circles, Mirror Centers American, entire view 3



Sandwich Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Alternating Blue & White Latticinio Decoration
Date/Period: 1860


Sandwich Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Alternating Blue & White Latticinio Decoration, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 10"

Material: Glass, brass, marble base

Condition: Excellent

Additional Information: Free blown striped lamp with brass standard and marble base. The
font displays wide blue ribbons alternating with single white ribbons. The bras standard features
a nice, stamped design. To view an identical lamp, see Barlow & Kaiser, The Glass Industry in
Sandwich
, Volume 2, number 2302, page 187.

$2,800.00

1127-29


Sandwich Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Alternating Blue & White Latticinio Decoration, entire view 2

Sandwich Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Alternating Blue & White Latticinio Decoration, base view



New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Marble Base,
Punched Brass Stem.
Date/Period: Circa 1855 - SOLD


New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Marble Base, Punched Brass Stem, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 9.75"

Condition: Excellent

Additional Information: Upside-down bell shape cranberry font with white latticinio; punch-decorated cylindrical brass stem.

SOLD

1127-26


New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Marble Base, Punched Brass Stem, entire view 2

New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Marble Base, Punched Brass Stem, base view



New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Pressed Glass Base
Date/Period: Circa 1855


New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Pressed Glass Base, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 9.5"

Condition: Excellent, miniscule fleabite chip at wafer, else fine

Additional Information: Upside-down pear shape cranberry font with white latticinio;
pressed black glass base.

$775.00

1127-25


New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Pressed Glass Base, entire view 2

New England Glass Co., Kerosene Lamp, Cranberry & White Latticinio, Pressed Glass Base, base view



Antique Candle Lantern, New England
Date/Period: Circa 1800-1835


Antique Candle Lantern, New England, entire view 1

Measurement: Overall height: 16.75"; width: 5.75"; depth: 5.5"

Material: Tinned sheet iron and glass

Condition: Fine original condition, very good patina

Additional Information: Two-tier pierced chimney; carrying ring above crimped
dome…tapered and pierced top section on domed shoulder above lower pierced
chimney section above square glazed case featuring columnar corners continuing to
pewter ball feet…the tops with conforming finials; single candle socket with ejection slit
is tabbed. Three lights retaining original glass; the sheet iron door having wire
reinforced rolled edges is hung from fabulous, tapered sheet iron hinges conforming to
tubular corner posts. The door is strengthened and ornaments by an embossed
rectangle, triple molded banding centering an “X” that fills center.
The base is pierced for drafting…the exceptional example was at onetime electrified as
evidenced by a 3/8” piercing conforming to top piercing to facilitate wire (does not
distract). Fine construction, exceptional example.

$1,125.00

424-359


Antique Candle Lantern, New England, entire view 2

Antique Candle Lantern, New England, entire view 3



Student Lamp, Functions as a Bracket Lamp,
Student Lamp, Study Lamp


Student Lamp, Functions as a Bracket Lamp, Student Lamp, Study Lamp

Likely Rochester, NY, C.F. Spencer, or Possibly H.H. Barnard & G.V. Hanna
New York, Third Quarter 19th Century

$295

424-325




Strike-a-Light Tinder Box, Candle Holder
New England, Circa 1770 to 1830


Antique Strike a Light Tinder Box with Candle Holder, New England, Circa 1770, entire view

The tall socket with ejector-slit mounted on the cover of drum-shaped tinderbox that holds a flint (steel). Nice color; (H: 3.5"; diameter: 4")

$210

424-287




Antique Traveling Lantern, Sheet Iron, Mirrored Back, Folding Handle
Unknown Maker, 19th Century


Antique Traveling Lantern, Sheet Iron, Mirrored Back, Folding Handle
Unknown Maker, 19th Century, entire view

Folding handle, font sans burner, putty within interior corners; some edge loss
to chimney dome. (5.5" x 2")


Antique Traveling Lantern, Sheet Iron, Mirrored Back, Folding Handle
Unknown Maker, 19th Century, entire view

$490.00

1072-48




Antique Candle Lantern, Copper Frame, Mica Lights, Great Verdigris Patina
Anonymous, Mid-19th Century
Unusual & wonderful form, pierced drafting, carrying handle, single candle nozzle - SOLD


Antique Candle Lantern, Copper Frame, Mica Lights, Great Verdigris Patina 
Anonymous, Mid-19th Century 
Unusual & wonderful form, pierced drafting, carrying handle, single candle nozzle, entire view 1

An unusual form having mica lights; removeable base facilitates access to candle
socket, lovely dry verdigris surface. (Height: 14”)


Antique Candle Lantern, Copper Frame, Mica Lights, Great Verdigris Patina 
Anonymous, Mid-19th Century 
Unusual & wonderful form, pierced drafting, carrying handle, single candle nozzle, entire view 2

Antique Candle Lantern, Copper Frame, Mica Lights, Great Verdigris Patina 
Anonymous, Mid-19th Century 
Unusual & wonderful form, pierced drafting, carrying handle, single candle nozzle, base detail

Antique Candle Lantern, Copper Frame, Mica Lights, Great Verdigris Patina 
Anonymous, Mid-19th Century 
Unusual & wonderful form, pierced drafting, carrying handle, single candle nozzle, entire view 3

Antique Candle Lantern, Copper Frame, Mica Lights, Great Verdigris Patina 
Anonymous, Mid-19th Century 
Unusual & wonderful form, pierced drafting, carrying handle, single candle nozzle, entire view 4

Antique Candle Lantern, Copper Frame, Mica Lights, Great Verdigris Patina 
Anonymous, Mid-19th Century 
Unusual & wonderful form, pierced drafting, carrying handle, single candle nozzle, top detail

SOLD

745-174




Colorless Blown Glass Sparking Lamp
Unknown Maker, 19th Century


Colorless Blown Glass Sparking Lamp
Unknown Maker, 19th Century, entire view

Diminutive pontilled fluid lamp of globular form on circular base having brass collar and
tapered camphene burner retaining partial snuffer on chain. Approximately 25% of
trumpet shaped tip of snuffer has worn away, else fine. Height including burner: 4”.

$95.00

110-772




Antique Candle Lantern, Triangular Folding Lamp, Mica Windows, Camping, Parade, Skating
Unknown Maker, circa 1880-1900


Antique Candle Lantern, Triangular Folding Lamp, Mica Windows, Camping, Parade, Skating 
Unknown Maker, circa 1880-1900, entire view 1

Folds flat, spring loaded candle tube serves as handle; can be hung from chain, there is a flat belt hook on solid side
suggesting a camper’s lantern. The japanned surface and mica windows remain in good condition. (7.5" x 3.5")
A related lamp was patented March 31,1885 by J.H.J. Ronner; Folding Torch Candle Lantern dated March 31,
1885, US Patent Number 314,725


Antique Candle Lantern, Triangular Folding Lamp, Mica Windows, Camping, Parade, Skating 
Unknown Maker, circa 1880-1900, entire view 2

Antique Candle Lantern, Triangular Folding Lamp, Mica Windows, Camping, Parade, Skating 
Unknown Maker, circa 1880-1900, entire view 3

Antique Candle Lantern, Triangular Folding Lamp, Mica Windows, Camping, Parade, Skating 
Unknown Maker, circa 1880-1900, folded view

$285.00

1284-1




Brass Skaters Lamp, Hurricane Lantern, Finger Lamp, Engraved Shade
Manhattan Brass Company (1868 to 1880)
Pierced Cone, Patented Dec. 24th 1867
Engraved and frosted shade, Royal Lackey


Brass Skaters Lamp, Hurricane Lantern, Finger Lamp, Engraved Shade

Brass lamp in old oxidized surface, the shade is engraved and frosted; "Royal Lackey" centered by leafy wreath; the other side features a high mans boot.
The lamp style is pictured with a period advertisement in Lamps III by Catherine Thuro; pp. 214 and 215, figures a and b. This 7.5" lamp is in good condition; some verdigris on base, minor imperfections' limited to base as is often the case.

$575

110-492


Brass Skaters Lamp, Hurricane Lantern, Finger Lamp, Engraved Shade
Brass Skaters Lamp, Hurricane Lantern, Finger Lamp, Engraved Shade
Brass Skaters Lamp, Hurricane Lantern, Finger Lamp, Engraved Shade




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