tall gleason whale oil lamps

offered for sale is this nice pair of lamps with acorn knop and lemon shaped font.  each is fitted with a double whale oil burner and marked "R. gleason."  gleason made pewter in dorchester, massachusetts from 1821 to 1871.  they are being sold in original good as found condition.  there are some shallow dents on the fonts and a 1/2" long split in one shaft.  they stand 9 1/2" long.

item #br-704

price $570

(p 450-2)