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  1. #1
    ro
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    A lamp ?

    Yesterday afternoon I found this object at a depth of about 15 inches.Seems to be a part of the candle lantern is made of bronze and do not know how old it may be...



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  2. #2
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    Re: A lamp ?

    Kinda looks like an old gas fixture

  3. #3
    ca
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    Re: A lamp ?

    This looks like a candle holder from a candle chandelier.
    Most likely dates to the late 18th or early 19th century.
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    Re: A lamp ?

    It looks like a candle holder to me, but it also might be a piece to an old gas lamp. It's a great find!
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  5. #5
    ro
    “You laugh at me because I am different, but I laugh at you because you are all the same”.

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    Re: A lamp ?

    Thanks for your replays my friends

  6. #6

    Re: A lamp ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Giant056
    Kinda looks like an old gas fixture
    I agree it doe's....nice find

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    Re: A lamp ?

    hello yo6oej !!
    Nice 19th Century Lamp ...congrats.
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  8. #8
    ro
    “You laugh at me because I am different, but I laugh at you because you are all the same”.

    Aug 2008
    Toplita , Romania
    Garrett GTI 2500 & Pro Pointer / Detech EDS Plus II
    792
    486 times
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    Re: A lamp ?

    Quote Originally Posted by HISPAN
    hello yo6oej !!
    Nice 19th Century Lamp ...congrats.
    Thanks "hispan"

 

 

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