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Seven (7) decorative items, including wick lamps, double pan lamps, and a miniature basket. 1st & 2nd items: Two (2) iron double pan crusie lamps with triangular or circular pans and upturned sides suspended from hooks. Ranging in size from 6" H x 5 1/4" W x 2 3/8" D to 6 3/4" H x 4 3/4" W x 2 1/4" D. 19th century. 3rd – 5th items: Three (3) brass and pewter central wick hand lamps, one (1) with pinched burner cap on a chain attached to the collar and S-shaped handle, embossed on underside, "VI;" one (1) with C-shaped handle incised with a leaf and ball motif and a wick raiser with a scalloped wheel; and one (1) French with a conical burner and wick raiser incised, "Lampe Pigeon Depose." Ranging in size from 3 1/2" H x 3 3/4" dia. to 6 3/4" H x 3 1/8" dia. Late 19th/early 20th century. 6th item: Brass taper holder with a circular pan, spring activated jaws to clip wick, circular base with open love heart design and vertical handle. Inscribed on underside, "H." 4 3/8" H x 3 7/8" W x 3" D. Early 19th century. 7th item: Miniature woven basket with handle. 3 3/4" H x 3" W x 2 5/8" D. Early 20th century. All items with museum accession numbers.
PROVENANCE: The collection of a Tennessee institution.
CONDITION: 1st & 2nd items: Overall good condition with oxidation of iron and some residue in pans. 3rd – 5th items: Overall good condition with surface tarnish, some warping of cylindrical bodies and minor surface abrasions. 6th item: Overall very good condition with minor surface tarnish. 7th item: Overall very good condition.