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Antique, Rushlight and Candleholder, Turned Wood Base, Twisted Post & Arm
Date/Period: 1700-1800 - SOLD


Antique, Rushlight and Candleholder, Turned Wood Base, Twisted Post & Arm, entire view

Measurement: Height: 12"; base diameter: 4.25"

Material: Wrought iron and turned wood

Condition: Good

Literature: Antique Brass Candlesticks 1450-1750 by John Robert Grove,
[Supplemental Chapter on Iron Lighting Fixtures] p. 108. No.39

SOLD

843-345




Sand Weighted Adjustable Candlestand, Candle Jack, For Shop, Home or Office
Date/Period: Early 19th Century - SOLD


Sand Weighted Adjustable Candlestand, Candle Jack, For Shop, Home or Office, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 30.5"; width: 10.5"; base diameter: 6.75"

Material: Rolled tinned sheet iron

Condition: Dent to conical bae, else fine, displays well

Additional Information: Unusual oxbow wire reinforced rolled edge flat spring traveling
device attached to conforming horizontal arm featuring a pair of crimped drip pans
containing folded rim nozzles having candle stub ejection apertures. The conical sand
weighted base with low center of gravity was nearly impossible to knock over which was
a great benefit to fire safety within shops and offices for which they were designed.
Original condition, good patina.

SOLD

997-39




Antique Paint Decorated Tin Candle Sconce, Tole Wall Sconce
American, Early 19th Century - SOLD


Antique Paint Decorated Tin Candle Sconce, Tole Wall Sconce
American, Early 19th Century, entire view

Crimped arched top, single candle socket within half round drip pan
(Height: 13.75"; width: 3.25"; depth: 2.5")

SOLD

1256-45




Flintlock Tinder Pistol, Lighter, 18th Century, Birds Head Butt
Wood and iron - SOLD


Antique Flintlock Tinder Pistol/Lighter with Birds Head Butt, 18th Century, facing right view

(L: 7.5”, H: 4.5”)

SOLD

492-137




Antique Candle Wick Trimmer and Douter,
Spring Return Action, Polished Steel
Likely England, Early 19th Century
Scarcely encountered mechanical scissor form trimmer extinguishers - SOLD


 Antique Candle Wick Trimmer and Douter

(Action sometimes sticks; L: 7.75")

SOLD

570-467





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