Lot 8: ACME MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ACME MINIATURE LAMP, cased lemon yellow, compressed globular-form font, Artichoke/Rose patterned shade, period collar. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Consolidated Lamp & Glass Co.
Condition Report: Undamaged, minor broken bubble to font, shade fitter with normal flakes/roughness, each as made. Burner undamaged, shade holder with a split and a repair.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7 1/4" H to top of shade, 2 1/4" H to top of collar, 2 1/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 167, fig. 384.
Medium: Circa 1890.