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Advertising Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium

A Sconce advertising Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at St Stephen Street, Edinburgh
John Dickson, Royston, Edinburgh

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    A Sconce advertising Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at St Stephen Street, Edinburgh

 

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium

Thank you to John Dickson, Royston, Edinburgh, for allowing me to reproduce this photo of a sconce  -  a bracket fixed to a wall for holding a candle or lights  -  advertising Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street, Stockbridge, Edinburgh.

A Sconce advertising Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at St Stephen Street, Edinburgh

John wrote:

Leith Camera Club

"On one of our weekends away in Innerleithen with the Leith Camera Club, I picked up this sconce in an antique shop when I was collecting odd things on Edinburgh."

John Dickson, Royston, Edinburgh:  February 11, 2012

Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium

I met Mr Purves and his wife in his shop in the early-1990s when I was photographing Edinburgh shops.

Please click on this link to see a few photos that I took then of  Mr Purves' Lamp Emporium at 59 St Stephen Street.

Pete4r Stubbs, Edinburgh:  April 9, 2012

 

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