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HOBBS NO. 341 / SNOWFLAKE MINIATURE OIL LAMP FONTS, LOT

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HOBBS NO. 341 / SNOWFLAKE MINIATURE OIL LAMP FONTS, LOT

Lot 0413 Details

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HOBBS NO. 341 / SNOWFLAKE MINIATURE OIL LAMP FONTS, LOT OF TWO, Ruby/cranberry opalescent and Sapphire/blue opalescent, each with period collar, non-period chimneys. One fitted with a period burner. Hobbs, Brockunier & Co. Fourth quarter 19th century. 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 2 3/4" D base.
Literature: Parallels Hulsebus - Miniature Victorian Lamps, pg. 113, fig. 317. The Bredehofts - Hobbs, Brockunier & Co., p. 143, top.
Provenance: From the collection of Robert E. Hefner Jr. of Rosharon, TX.
Condition
Lamps undamaged, cranberry example with some open bubbles to surface, as made. Burners with splits.
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HOBBS NO. 341 / SNOWFLAKE MINIATURE OIL LAMP FONTS, LOT

Estimate $80 - $120
May 30, 2015
Starting Price $40
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0413: HOBBS NO. 341 / SNOWFLAKE MINIATURE OIL LAMP FONTS, LOT

Sold for $190
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Est. $80 - $120Starting Price $40
Miniature Lamps, Kerosene & Related Lighting
Sat, May 30, 2015 9:30 AM EDT
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Lot 0413 Details

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HOBBS NO. 341 / SNOWFLAKE MINIATURE OIL LAMP FONTS, LOT OF TWO, Ruby/cranberry opalescent and Sapphire/blue opalescent, each with period collar, non-period chimneys. One fitted with a period burner. Hobbs, Brockunier & Co. Fourth quarter 19th century. 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 2 3/4" D base.
Literature: Parallels Hulsebus - Miniature Victorian Lamps, pg. 113, fig. 317. The Bredehofts - Hobbs, Brockunier & Co., p. 143, top.
Provenance: From the collection of Robert E. Hefner Jr. of Rosharon, TX.
Condition
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Lamps undamaged, cranberry example with some open bubbles to surface, as made. Burners with splits.

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