Thu, 20th May 2021 11:30

The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction

 
  Lot 1365
 

A LOT OF TWO OIL LAMPS IN THE MANNER OF W.A.S. BENSON

Sold for £85


Condition report
The shorter lamp has two small dents to lower part of copper body, the taller a small dent to upper part of copper body. Otherwise very good. Added images show details.

 

A COPPER AND BRASS CHAMBER STYLE OIL LAMP
in the manner of W. A. S. Benson, the squat copper reservoir with brass loop handle, on three out spreading legs with trefoil toes, with clear glass chimney, 36cm high and another copper and brass oil lamp (2)

Provenance: A Private Collection from the Scottish Borders

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