18th Century English Antique Rushlight or Rushnip


18th Century English Antique Rushlight or Rushnip


An original 18thC antique rushlight.

English origin.

The jaws with a large rivet; plain stem and an arm of “U” shape with a single conical rolled socket.

Supported on its original wooden base.

Condition – as per the images.  Some surface rust and minor losses to the base are commensurate with age.

Size: Height 24 cm (9 1/2″)

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3. The Norfolk & Suffolk Antique Dealers Association.

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