Lot 254: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF THREE
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF THREE, comprising an opaque white finger and a colorless Gothic Arch/Smith I, fig. 163 and 164 examples; and an opaque white with gold enamel wreath embossed example with two striker edges; each with a drop-in metal font. Fitted with period burners, colorless, opaque white and red chimneys.
Condition Report: Gothic Arch examples undamaged, remaining with a chip to edge of base along with repairs to top of drop-in font, possibly a replacement. Setups undamaged and with normal roughness to rims.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 3 1/8 and 3 1/2" H to top of collars, 2 5/8" D bases.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.