Lot 231: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO, comprising a colorless Dietz Sun/Smith I, fig. 42, with colorless applied handle; and an amethyst Twinkle/Smith I, fig. 432, with matching patterned ball-form chimney-shade, period collars. Fitted with period burners, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged except for a minor flake to Twinkle chimney-shade, possibly as made. One burner with a split, remaining articles undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 2 1/4" H to top of collar, 2 1/8" D base and 6 3/4" H to top of shade, 3" H to top of collar, 2" D base.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.