18th CENTURY TABLE RUSHLIGHT RUSHNIP
Nice 18th century wrought iron rushlight with a pivoted jaw on a tripod with penny feet that would sit on a table.
Reference: Caspall, 'Making Fire & Light in the Home Pre 1820' p.182
Condition: As found. No damage or repairs. There is minor looseness at the base attachment but it does not affect the integrity of the piece. The lamp is secure. See photos.
Approximate Dimensions: Height 8”.