Property from the Eddie Rickenbacker Saloon, San Francisco, California
Norman Hobday, who passed away in 2011, served for 50 years as the keeper of the now-closed San Francisco bars Henry Africa and Eddie Rickenbacker's. The bars displayed a large collection of classic motorcycles, toy trains and antique lamps. Bonhams is proud to offer several items from his collection which includes an American leaded clear and colored glass grape vine form chandelier which hung above the bar at Eddie Rickenbacker's.
A pair of George III style walnut stands and an English oak five drawer chest
height of stands 26 1/2in; diameter 16in; height of chest 35 1/4in; width 36in; depth 19 3/4in