Lot 283: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF SEVEN
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF SEVEN, various colors, including a Leaf/Smith I, fig. 273; an enameled floral/Smith I, fig. 391; a Swirl with Diamond and Darts/Smith II, fig. XL; decorated metal base junior example; each fitted with a matching patterned and decorated chimney-shade/shade, together with an additional cranberry swirled rib shade. Period and non-period burners.
Condition Report: Matching font shades undamaged, swirled rib shade with a fitter flake, several with normal roughness, as made, expected minor wear to decorations, fonts each with damage. Some burners with imperfections.
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. 50.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.