Lot 96: ASSORTED BRASS AND METAL MINIATURE STAND AND OTHER LAMPS, LOT OF NINE
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED BRASS AND METAL MINIATURE STAND AND OTHER LAMPS, LOT OF NINE, including a ribbed with acanthus foot/Smith I, fig. 69 with fabric shade; a gimbal constructed/Smith I, fig. 73 with period beehive chimney-shade, a pyriform banded/Smith I, fig. 93; a ball-form with ball feet/Smith I, fig. 101; a green painted/Smith II, fig. 150; a beehive/Smith II, fig. 278 with criss-cross patterned chimney-shade; and an embossed stylized tassel pattern/Smith/Feltner fig. 33 with opaque green mushroom-form shade; and a copper finished example with opaque green umbrella-form shade. Each fitted with a period burner, seven colorless chimney-shades/shades.
Condition Report: Overall very good condition, most lamps with minute to moderate imperfection, ball-form example with foot repairs. Setups in very good overall condition, one shade holder with repairs.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: Various sizes.
Exhibited: Published: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 33; and Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 106, fig. 150 and p. 128, fig. 211.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.