New Pamphengos Twin Lantern set,  W. C. Hughes London; matching mahogany bodied magic lanterns each
Lot 12*
New Pamphengos Twin Lantern set, W. C. Hughes London; matching mahogany bodied magic lanterns each with lacquered brass fittings and black finished metal lamphouse tops, W. C. Hughes lacquered brass cased projection lenses, condensers, side opening lamphouse doors, W. C. Hughes patent Pamphengos spirit burners with reflectors and chimneys, each lantern labelled "W. C. Hughes Patentee Brewster House Mortimer Rd Kingsland London N"; metal spirit canister, funnel, spare wick, and fine net panels,
Sold for £2,115 (US$ 3,514) inc. premium
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New Pamphengos Twin Lantern set
W. C. Hughes London; matching mahogany bodied magic lanterns each with lacquered brass fittings and black finished metal lamphouse tops, W. C. Hughes lacquered brass cased projection lenses, condensers, side opening lamphouse doors, W. C. Hughes patent Pamphengos spirit burners with reflectors and chimneys, each lantern labelled "W. C. Hughes Patentee Brewster House Mortimer Rd Kingsland London N"; metal spirit canister, funnel, spare wick, and fine net panels, a pair of mahogany single slide changers and brass lantern securing screws, all in the maker's fitted wood box with screw sockets for mounting the lanterns the inside of the lid with paper labels giving instruction and descriptions.

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