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Early American Lighting----Smoke and Paint Decorated Three-Light Sconce.....SALE PENDING
New England, ca. 1800-1840. Tinned sheet iron (tin) with original dry paint of a buff ground with smoke decoration. Crimped edge, rolled tin (rolling marks clearly seen on photo of the back) as was typical of early tinned sheet-iron manufacturer. Very unusual in that it is fitted with three crimped sconces, each holding a PERIOD hand made candle. Excellent original condition. Measures about 15 1/2 inches long x 10 tall. Given the size and triple lights, perhaps used in a ballroom or meeting house. High res photos easily emailed.
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