Pair Classical Gilt Bronze Argand Lamps

American or British, early 19th century, each block form with lion's paw feet on concave base, supporting urn form central oil reserve double hung with prisms and mounted with eagles on top, crossed scroll decorated double arms with vertical sockets, fitted with pear form engraved shades, wired for electricity, 20 x 16 in.

Provenance:Peter Hill Antiques, Washington, D.C., purchased in 1968 for $750 (accompanied by original receipt); The Estate of William N. Banks, Jr., Newnan, Georgia


areas of discoloration and scattered areas of wear to gilt surfaces, some replaced prisms and chips to bottoms of prisms

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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