Philadelphia Novr. 6. 1804
Thomas Jefferson Esquire
Bol. of Caldcleugh & Thomas
|6 Patent Lamps Semi vase Transparent green|
|Japanned Gilt with brass glass holders|
|& 6 glasses & 3 dozen wicks||@ 7.50||45.00|
|½ doz. extra Glasses for ditto||2.50||1.25|
|3 doz. do. Wicks||25||75|
|Sir||Philaia. Novr. 8. 1804|
The above were shipped the 6th. Inst. agreeably to Bills of Loading enclosed, we hope they will arrive safe & to your satisfaction, Lamps of a similar form to the above, of the usual workmanship; we sell at 6.00$ but on Account of the additional workmanship in the Japanning & gilding, those sent, cannot be afforded at less than they are charged—
We enclose a Sheet containing a Sketch of 3 patterns of the pedestal fountain lamps, with a reference to their prices & constructions, & to some others which are not sketched—Should they meet your approbation, be pleased to drop us a line on the subject—
We are Sir with respect Yr. obedt. Servts.
Caldcleugh & Thomas
MHi: Coolidge Collection.