Lot 427: BRADLEY AND HUBBARD FROSTED RUBINA KEROSENE HANGING / LIBRARY LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: BRADLEY AND HUBBARD FROSTED RUBINA KEROSENE HANGING / LIBRARY LAMP, Bradley and Hubbard lamp rigging with a floral motif to the side arms, brass font holder with a medial band of metal overlay decoration, with working motor and pressed brass hanging ornaments and smoke bell. Topped with a frosted rubina shade with swirled ribs. Electrified. Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co.
Condition Report: Rigging undamaged, drop-in font having been drilled for electrification, moderate denting to the smoke bell, shave virtually undamaged with a single flake to the top rim.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 46" HOA, 14" D shade.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.