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Pair of Argand Mantel Lamps
Artist: Not Available 
Category: Lighting
Date: about 1820-25
SubType: Glass
Origin: England-UK
Era: 19th Century
Height: 18 inches
Height Note: to top of chimneys
Pair of Argand Mantel Lamps, about 1820-25
Manufactured by Thomas Messenger & Sons (active 1797–1920), Birmingham, England
Retailed by Baldwin Gardiner (1791-1869; active 1827-47), New York
Gilt and patinated bronze, with lamp mechanism and with glass shades, blown, frosted, and wheel-cut, glass prisms, and glass chimneys
18 in. high (to top of chimneys)
Signed and inscribed (on the iron weight inside the base of each): Messenger; (on embossed metal labels attached to the burner of each): B. GARDINER / N. YORK

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