Outstanding Steel

Best pair of double wedding ring hog scrapers we've seen.
Signed "Hidson" on tabs.
Birmingham, England, c. 1790.
10 1/4" h.
SOLD

Beautiful 18th c. steel snuffer stand signed "Dowler."
Birmingham, England, c. 1760.
SOLD.

Exceptional Rushlight Holders

A group of three exceptional 18th c. rushlight holders on original treen bases with excellent patina.
Left to Right:

English, 18th c.
Extremely rare rushlight holder with twisted iron stem and counterweight arm on treen cross-base stand in fine old finish. 8” h.
$ 2200.

English, 18th c.
Rushlight with scrolled iron counterweight arm on treen base in fine old color. Vertical shrinkage crack to base. 11 1/2” h.
$ 1850.

English, 18th c. 
Finely wrought steel rushlight and candleholder on turned wooden base with old finish. Small vertical shrinkage crack to base. 10 1/4’ h.
$ 1850.