Colonial Lighting, Volume 2
This fascinating text presents what is probably the largest selection of antique lamps illustrated anywhere ? 647 in all. Included are "Betty" lamps; petticoat and tumbler lamps; pierced tin lanterns; candle lanterns; Sandwich glass candlesticks; mantle and astral lamps; luster lamps, Bennington ware; chandeliers and other lighting devices in use up to the 1880s. Introduction.
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