Lot 270: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE STAND LAMPS, LOT OF FOUR
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN MINIATURE STAND LAMPS, LOT OF FOUR, colorless, comprising two with embossed design to frosted font, one with unpatterned font, and an embossed "NIGHT WATCH" example; each with brass collar, three with period burners and colorless chimneys, one of which is frosted.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamps and components except the frosted chimney with a chip to the fitter, remaining chimneys with a hint of roughness to the fitter.
Provenance: From the collection of the late James S. Wilkins of Waxahachie, TX.
Dimensions: 4" to 5 3/8" H to top of collars.
Exhibited: One frosted font example as Smith - Miniature Lamps I, fig. 115. Unpatterned font example as Smith - Miniature Lamps II, fig. 172.
Medium: Late 19th/first quarter 20th century.