Lot 425: BRADLEY AND HUBBARD PELATON KEROSENE HANGING / LIBRARY LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: BRADLEY AND HUBBARD PELATON KEROSENE HANGING / LIBRARY LAMP, Bradley and Hubbard lamp rigging with a griffin motif to the side arms, brass font holder with a medial beaded band, with working motor and pressed brass smoke bell. Topped with a amber/yellow Pelaton shade with a crackled exterior with various colors. Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co.
Condition Report: Rigging virtually undamaged with scattered minor denting, drop-in font having been drilled, remaining undamaged.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 49" HOA, 14" D shade.
Exhibited: Parallels Ebersole - Hanging Victorian Lamps, p. 35.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.