Lot 77: ACID CUT-BACK CAMEO-TYPE MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ACID CUT-BACK CAMEO-TYPE MINIATURE LAMP, chartreuse green to colorless textured pattern, cylinder-form font with an acid fern/foliage type pattern and cut floral and leaf cameo-type pattern, polished pontil mark, similar acid-etched patterned melon-rib fitterless shade with scalloped ruffled top. Fitted with a Kosmos Brenner burner, colorless chimney. Probably Baccarat.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, collar with denting.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 10 5/8" H to top of shade, 5 1/4" H to top of collar, 3 1/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 242, fig. 606.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.