1/ Very rare copy of a hanging copper or brass oil lamp or “runny nose’’
Reservoir on wide foot ring with half open spout. At the height of the spout, the oil could sometimes leak, hence the name 'runny nose'. The reservoir is covered with a lid.
Large, curved bracket with a loop attached to a flat hook with which the lamp could be hung, as well as a spout scraper on a chain
The foot ring is rather dented, otherwise in good antique condition. Not restored, see photos.
Height without hook: 21 cm, with hook 34 cm
Width with spout: 17 cm.
Diameter: 8 cm.
2/ Beautiful antique brass candlestick from the 18th century. In good condition The stem and bowl are attached together with copper nails, the stem is marked with the initials A.M.
Diameter: 14.8 cm.
- No. of items
- Oil lamp snot nose with hook and sconce
- Estimated Period
- 18th century
- Country of Origin
- Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing