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Pair of Opalescent White Free-blown and Pressed Glass Whale Oil Lamps

Auction:
2195
Lot:
103
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

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Auction:
Sale #2195 - 2195
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 02, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Opalescent White Free-blown and Pressed Glass Whale Oil Lamps, New England Glass Company, East Cambridge, Massachusetts,, 1830-55, free-blown globe font, pressed lion heads and Basket of Flowers pattern on monument base, including whale oil burners, (one base with crack, base chips), ht. 8 3/8 in.
R>Provenance: Richard A. Bourne Co. Inc., October 26 & 27, 1998.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

whale oil burners, Massachusetts, East Cambridge, New England Glass Company, Richard A. Bourne Co. Inc., Fuels, Glass, Glass art, Lighting, Oil lamp, Whale oil